Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Associate Curator make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$52,813 / yrTotal Pay
$45,510 / yrBase Pay
$7,303 / yrAdditional Pay

$52,813

 / yr
$34K$82K
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The estimated total pay for a Associate Curator is $52,813 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $45,510 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $7,303 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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For Associate Curator

$52,813 /yr
Associate Curator
$67,338 /yr
Senior Curator
$61,309 /yr
Lead Curator
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Associate CuratorSee 33 salaries from all locations

$54,812

 / yr

$61,972

 / yr

$58,117

 / yr

$50,673

 / yr

$50,294

 / yr

$55,350

 / yr

$56,421

 / yr

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$52,866

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Top Paying Industries

For an Associate Curator in United States

The top 2 paying industries for an Associate Curator in United States are Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $61,972 and Arts, Entertainment & Recreation with a median total pay of $54,812.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$61,972

    5% Higher than other industries

  • Arts, Entertainment & RecreationArts, Entertainment & Recreation$54,812

    7% Lower than other industries

Nonprofit & NGO

The top paying company in Nonprofit & NGO for Associate Curator is J. Paul Getty Trust.

J. Paul Getty TrustJ. Paul Getty Trust$61,972/yr

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Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Associate Curator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$44,000

/yr

Submitted 9 days ago

4-6 years
9 days ago
Associate Curator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50,000

/yr

$46K | $4K

Submitted 9 days ago

4-6 years
9 days ago
Gallery Curating Associate

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25

/hr

Submitted 13 days ago

1-3 years
13 days ago
Museum Associate

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$14

/hr

Submitted 15 days ago

4-6 years
15 days ago
Museum Associate

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

Submitted 18 days ago

1-3 years
18 days ago

Associate Curator pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Associate Curator is $45,510 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Associate Curator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 78 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Associate Curator employees.

The highest salary for an Associate Curator in United States is $68,826 per year.

The lowest salary for an Associate Curator in United States is $30,093 per year.

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