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Archivist Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$70,927 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Archivist is $70,927 a year and $34 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Archivist is between $51,447 and $87,164. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Archivist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Assesses and edits permanent records and historically-valuable documents, participates in research activities based on archival materials, and controls safekeeping of archival documents and materials.
  • Assesses documents, such as government records, minutes of corporate board meetings, letters from famous people, and charters of nonprofit foundations, by ascertaining date of writing, author, or original recipient of letter, to appraise value to posterity or to employing organization.
  • Leads activities of workers engaged in cataloging and safekeeping of valuable materials, and directs disposition of worthless materials.
Archivist Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Archivists

Job family population: 6,080

Estimated population of Archivist jobs: 236

Rate of error: 6.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Archivist Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Documentation Specialist - 19-00224
May 31
South Plainfield, NJ, USA
Stratus Technology Services, LLC
Perform document control function, including document tracking, processing, approval, distributing, and archiving in compliance with internal and external requirements * Coordinate the revision ...
May 29
Roller Rabbit
Work with these partners to ensure merchandising strategies are followed throughRecap and archive promotional events to validate productivityWork closely with Production team to monitor product flow ...
DocumentControl Specialist
May 22
Raritan, NJ, USA
Sunrise Systems Inc
... Archiving records as needed. · Retrieves and verifies accuracy of printed Device History records. · Stages printed Device History records for retrieval by its applicable department. · Prepares and ...
Coordinator, Systems & Database
Apr 28
Spence-Chapin Services to Families and Children
Oversees archiving of non-digitized records.Ensures optimal coding of archives for data retrieval.Uses data modelling to provide creative historical reporting. Education & ExperienceBachelor's degree ...
Technical Writer
Apr 11
New York, NY, USA
Liaise with subject matter experts from Engineering, Production, Post-Production, Distribution, Archives, and Operations to establish technical parameters and requirements. * Ensure accuracy, clarity ...
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