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Curators in New Jersey

Is New Jersey a good place for you to work as a Curator?

9.1% Jobs Projection
$65,620 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Curators in New Jersey are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Curators in New Jersey is growing faster than average.

  • Curators in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Curators Work in New Jersey?

There were approximately 120 workers employed as Curators in this state in 2018.

There were 110 Curators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 150 Curators working in it, which means New Jersey has fewer Curators than average.


Job Projections for New Jersey

Jobs for Curators in this state are growing at a rate of 9.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 13.7%.


New Jersey Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 10 annual job openings, and a total of 120 jobs for New Jersey Curators in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,500 annual jobs and 14,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Curators Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Curators ranged from $46,300 to $110,460 with $65,620 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $22.26 to $53.11. The median hourly rate was $31.55.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $31.56 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.01.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top New Jersey Metros for Curators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Curators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 1,330 $70,330
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 350 $54,250
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 30 $39,180

Top States for Curators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Curators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 1,570 $66,400
California 1,140 $60,640
Texas 680 $51,000
Florida 680 $40,590
Pennsylvania 670 $48,450
North Carolina 590 $43,640
Massachusetts 520 $63,810
Ohio 380 $49,980
Illinois 380 $49,680
Michigan 370 $46,300
Virginia 300 $60,920
Georgia 240 $43,230
Arizona 230 $56,050
Connecticut 230 $66,530
Washington 220 $61,640
Missouri 220 $59,150
Colorado 220 $58,650
Indiana 210 $41,320
Wisconsin 210 $49,590
Minnesota 200 $47,440

Below are the states where Curators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $79,370
Connecticut $66,530
New York $66,400
Alaska $66,000
New Jersey $65,620
Massachusetts $63,810
Maryland $63,240
Washington $61,640
Virginia $60,920
California $60,640

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