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Archivists in New Mexico

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Archivists in New Mexico

Is New Mexico a good place for you to work as an Archivist?

25.0% Jobs Projection
$45,850 Median Salary
0 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Archivists in New Mexico are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Archivists in New Mexico is growing faster than average.

  • Archivists in New Mexico earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Archivists Work in New Mexico?

There were approximately 40 workers employed as Archivists in this state in 2018.

There were 40 Archivists employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.

Archivists in NM Employment Trend

The typical state has 95 Archivists working in it, which means New Mexico has fewer Archivists than average.

Archivists in NM vs. the Average State

Job Projections for New Mexico

Jobs for Archivists in this state are growing at a rate of 25.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.7%.

Job Projections for Archivists: Nation vs. NM

New Mexico Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 0 annual job openings, and a total of 50 jobs for New Mexico Archivists in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 800 annual jobs and 7,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Archivists Make in New Mexico?

In 2018 wages for Archivists ranged from $28,940 to $63,500 with $45,850 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.92 to $30.53. The median hourly rate was $22.05.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $22.06 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.01.

The median salary in New Mexico is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Archivists Earnings: NM vs. National Average

Top States for Archivists Employment

View the list below to see where most Archivists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 1,170 $50,780
Texas 460 $65,900
Maryland 430 $63,020
California 380 $69,270
Pennsylvania 250 $52,210
Ohio 230 $44,660
Massachusetts 230 $58,900
District of Columbia 220 $74,410
Illinois 170 $60,580
Missouri 160 $49,640
Michigan 160 $49,090
Georgia 150 $66,430
Virginia 150 $53,290
Washington 150 $53,180
Florida 130 $41,050
Utah 120 $29,210
North Carolina 110 $50,130
Indiana 110 $38,100
Tennessee 100 $35,100
Wisconsin 90 $48,020

Below are the states where Archivists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $74,410
California $69,270
Georgia $66,430
Texas $65,900
New Jersey $63,600
Maryland $63,020
Connecticut $62,820
Illinois $60,580
Massachusetts $58,900
Rhode Island $58,760

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Occupation NM Employment Total
Curators 120
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