Career Outlook for Curators

Also known as:  Collections and Archives Director, Collections Curator, Curator, Educational Institution Curator, Exhibitions and Collections Manager, Herbarium Curator, Museum Curator, Photography and Prints Curator
The overall job outlook for Curator careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly increased by 22.82 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 3.80 percent per year. Demand for Curators is expected to go up, with an expected 3,850 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 4.56 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Curators in the following states
New York 1,120
California 1,100
Massachusetts 650
Florida 560
Texas 520
Illinois 470
North Carolina 410
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Curators
Idaho 30
Arkansas 40
Hawaii 40
New Hampshire 50
Delaware 50
Alaska 50
Nebraska 60