Occupation Title: Curators
Description: Administer collections, such as artwork, collectibles, historic items, or scientific specimens of museums or other institutions. May conduct instructional, research, or public service activities of institution.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 25-4012
Sample Job Titles: Curator, Collections Curator, Museum curator, Associate Curator, Exhibits Curator, Curator of Education, Curator of Photography and Prints, Museum Curator, Director of Collections and Archives, Director of Exhibit Development, Herbarium Curator, Manager of Exhibitions and Collections, Museum Director, Gallery Director.
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 6,300
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).