Museum Technicians and Conservators | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Museum Technicians and Conservators (25-4013)

Restore, maintain, or prepare objects in museum collections for storage, research, or exhibit. May work with specimens such as fossils, skeletal parts, or botanicals; or artifacts, textiles, or art. May identify and record objects or install and arrange them in exhibits. Includes book or document conservators.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 61 60 -1.64 3 4 7
United States 14400 15700 0.0 700 1000 1800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2021 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 25.02 14.01 17.52 22.90 29.53 38.36
Alaska 23.08 14.09 17.58 22.55 29.35 36.51
Balance of State 25.03 14.10 17.58 22.55 31.60 36.78

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.