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Curator Natural History Museum Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$79,239 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Curator Natural History Museum is $79,239 a year and $38 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Curator Natural History Museum is between $56,509 and $97,943. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Heads and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating exhibiting institutions, such as museums, botanical gardens, arboretums, art galleries, herbariums, or zoos.
  • Oversees activities concerned with instructional, acquisition, exhibitory, safekeeping, research, and public service objectives of the institution.
Curator Natural History Museum Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Curators

Job family population: 11,550

Estimated population of Curator Natural History Museum jobs: 244

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Curator Natural History Museum Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Travel Nurse - Tele RN - Lufkin, TX
Apr 11
Chicago, United States
General Healthcare Resources - Travel Nursing
ACLS, BLS, 3 years of Tele experience, previous travel experience - Estimated $1,300 - $1,400 gross weekly pay While in Lufkin, be sure to visit the Ellen Trout Zoo, Naranjo Museum of Natural History ...
Camp Counselor
Mar 11
Naperville, IL, USA
Naper Settlement
... Curator of Learning Experiences. Communicates the interpretive themes of Naper Settlement by ... museum chronicling the history and heritage of an ever changing people and city. We preserve the ...
Travel Nurse - Med/Surg RN - Falls Church, VA
Mar 20
Chicago, United States
General Healthcare Resources - Travel Nursing
... National Museum of Natural History, U.S Capitol, National Mall, and many more! Contact Sarah Romans at (716) 235-1417 | sromans@ghrtravelnursing for more details on this and other nationwide ...
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