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Employers of Anthropology majors in WV

Anthropologists and archeologists study the origin, development, and behavior of humans. They examine the cultures, languages, archeological remains, and physical characteristics of people in various parts of the world. Although most anthropologists and archeologists work in an office, some analyze samples in laboratories or work in the field. They typically work in research organizations, colleges and universities, museums, consulting firms, private corporations, and government. Fieldwork in remote areas usually requires travel for extended periods. Anthropologists and archeologists need a master’s degree or Ph.D. in anthropology or archeology. Experience doing anthropological or archeological fieldwork is also important. Bachelor’s degree holders may find work as assistants or fieldworkers. The median annual wage for anthropologists and archeologists was $57,420 in May 2012. Employment of anthropologists and archeologists is projected to grow 19 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. However, because it is a small occupation, the fast growth will result in only about 1,400 new jobs over the 10-year period. Jobseekers will likely face very strong competition.

Anthropologists and Archeologists
Study the origin, development, and behavior of human beings. May study the way of life, language, or physical characteristics of people in various parts of the world. May engage in systematic recovery and examination of material evidence, such as tools or pottery remaining from past human cultures, in order to determine the history, customs, and living habits of earlier civilizations.

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in anthropology or archeology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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West Virginia Division of Culture & History
Archives History Cultural Ctr
Mineral County Historical Society, Inc.
Stalbans Historical Society
Cultural Resource Analysts Inc
ASC Group, Inc
Pricketts Fort Memorial Foundation, Inc.
Clayman Associates Pllc
Rowelsburg Area Historical Society
Nicholas County Historic Landmark Commission
Horizon Research Consultants Inc
Charleston East End Main Street
Forensic Psychiatry Pllc
The Doddridge County Historical Society Inc
Citizens For Historical Opportunity, Preservation and Education In Randolph County
C-Hope In Randolph County
Reliving History, Inc.
Peter Burr House, The
WV Archaeology Research Facility
Mercer County Historical Society
Forensic Financial Inv Serv
Raleigh County Historical Society Inc
Jefferson County Historical Society
Upshur County Historical Society
Fayette County Historical Society
Forensic Security & Investigations
Greenbrier Historical Society
Marshall County Historical Society, Inc.
Constructed Facility Forensics Pllc
Kanawha Valley Historical & Preservation Society Inc
West Virginia Archeological Society, Inc.
Archaeological Consultants of The Midwest Inc
Gilmer County Historical
Aurora Area Historical Society
Forensic Science Management Consultants, LLC
Able and Associates, Investigations and Forensics Consulting, LLC
Able and Assoc Investigations
Kenneth W. Blake Forensic Document Examiner LLC
Preservation Society Inc
Madie Carroll House
The Randolph County Historical Society
Mannington Main St Inc
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