Curators in Missouri
Is Missouri a good place for you to work as a Curator?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Curators in Missouri are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Curators in Missouri is growing faster than average.
Curators in Missouri earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Curators Work in Missouri?
In 2018, there were 220 Curators working in the state.
There were 200 Curators employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 150 Curators working in it, which means Missouri has more Curators than average.
Job Projections for Missouri
Jobs for Curators in this state are growing at a rate of 13.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 13.7%.
Missouri Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 20 annual job openings, and 170 total jobs in 2026 for Curators in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 1,500 annual jobs and 14,100 total jobs in 2026.
What do Curators Make in Missouri?
In 2018 wages for Curators ranged from $30,950 to $100,460 with $59,150 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.88 to $48.3. The median hourly rate was $28.44.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $29.87 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $1.43.
The median salary in Missouri is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Missouri Metros for Curators
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Curators.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|St. Louis, MO-IL||110||$59,540|
|Kansas City, MO-KS||60||$58,400|
Top States for Curators Employment
View the list below to see where most Curators work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Curators get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$79,370|
Related Careers in MO
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|Occupation||MO Employment Total|
|Museum Technicians and Conservators||940|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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