Archivists, Curators, and Museum Workers

Archivists appraise, edit, and maintain permanent records and historically valuable documents. Curators oversee collections of artwork and historic items, and may conduct public service activities for an institution. Museum technicians and conservators prepare and restore objects and documents in museum collections and exhibits.

Entry-Level Education: Master’s degree (Learn more about the degree options)

2012 Median Pay: $44,410

More Information: Bureau of Labor Statistics