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Anthropology and Archeology Professors in Washington

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Anthropology and Archeology Professors in Washington

Considering a career as an Anthropology and Archeology Professor in Washington?

22.2% Jobs Projection
$72,350 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Anthropology and Archeology Professors in Washington are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Anthropology and Archeology Professors in Washington is growing faster than average.

  • Anthropology and Archeology Professors in Washington earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Anthropology and Archeology Professors Work in Washington?

In Washington, there were 270 people working as Anthropology and Archeology Professors in the year 2018.

There were 280 Anthropology and Archeology Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Anthropology and Archeology Professors in WA Employment Trend

The typical state has 110 Anthropology and Archeology Professors working in it, which means Washington has more Anthropology and Archeology Professors than average.

Anthropology and Archeology Professors in WA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Anthropology and Archeology Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 22.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.9%.

Job Projections for Anthropology and Archeology Professors: Nation vs. WA

Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Anthropology and Archeology Professors job openings in Washington, and 220 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 600 annual jobs and 7,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Anthropology and Archeology Professors Make in Washington?

In 2018 wages for Anthropology and Archeology Professors ranged from $45,910 to $120,670 with $72,350 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Washington is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Anthropology and Archeology Professors Earnings: WA vs. National Average

Top Washington Metros for Anthropology and Archeology Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Anthropology and Archeology Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 110 $76,620
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 40 $92,720

Top States for Anthropology and Archeology Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Anthropology and Archeology Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 1,080 $100,970
California 550 $109,640
Texas 380 $82,010
Illinois 290 $82,660
Washington 270 $72,350
North Carolina 240 $77,710
Pennsylvania 230 $88,360
Massachusetts 220 $87,000
New Jersey 190 $89,140
Colorado 180 $67,340
Michigan 170 $78,120
Ohio 170 $85,590
Florida 160 $84,660
Wisconsin 150 $62,950
Oregon 110 $88,350
Arizona 110 $73,000
Minnesota 100 $80,720
Connecticut 90 $83,690
Kansas 90 $59,910
Virginia 70 $81,570

Below are the states where Anthropology and Archeology Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $109,640
New York $100,970
Maryland $97,770
New Jersey $89,140
District of Columbia $88,550
Pennsylvania $88,360
Oregon $88,350
Massachusetts $87,000
Ohio $85,590
Florida $84,660

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Occupation WA Employment Total
Psychology Professors 860
Political Science Professors 440
Sociology Professors 340
Economics Professors 260
Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors 180
Geography Professors 110

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