Archivists

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Occupation Description

Archivists assess, manage, and direct safekeeping of permanent archives and archaeologically valuable documents. They contribute to research activities based on archival materials.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

5640

Job Openings By 2020

2400

Growth Rate

11.7%

Required Education

Bachelor's degree
Specific Programs:
Bachelors of Science in Library Science

Required Work Experience

None

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