Education, Training, Library, and Museum Occupations
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians
(O*NET 25-4011.00, 25-4012.00, and 25-4013.00)
- Most work in museums, historical sites, and similar venues; in educational institutions; or in federal, state, or local government.
- A graduate degree and related work experience are required for most positions; museum technicians may enter with a bachelor’s degree.
- Keen competition is expected for most jobs because qualified applicants generally outnumber job openings.
Nature of the Work
Archivists, curators, and museum technicians work for museums, governments, zoos, colleges and universities, corporations, and other institutions that require experts to preserve important records ...