Career Information for Archaeology

Career Information

You can find information about careers in anthropology at the American Anthropological website at:
http://www.americananthro.org/AdvanceYourCareer/Content.aspx?ItemNumber=1783&navItemNumber=742

Common Job Titles
Archaeologists, Research Archaeologist, Curator, Archivists Many career opportunities in this field require completion of a bachelor’s degree or higher.

Regional Labor Market Information
Archaeologists: New workers generally start around $32,906. Normal pay for Archaeologists is $57,815 per year, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as $75,882. Over the last year, 4 companies have posted 11 jobs for Archaeologists in this region.There are currently 98 Archaeologists that are employed in Austin-Round Rock, TX. Source: https://austincc.emsicc.com/careers/archeologist

Career and labor market research tools (see Quick Reference Guide at http://www.austincc.edu/career): EMSI: https://austincc.emsicc.com/, Bureau of Labor Statistics: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/, O*NET: https://www.onetonline.org/

Career Resources: ACC’s career services website provides information on career exploration and employment at http://www.austincc.edu/career. Students are encouraged to consult with their area of study advisor for additional career assistance. The above information is provided as a guide and reference tool for occupations related to this program. This is not a guarantee of job placement in any of these occupations after successful completion of an ACC program. The common job titles listed are representative titles and are provided for career research. These are not the only occupations possible in this area of study.