Archivist Salary Information

Archivist salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does an archivist earn?

Annual salaries range from £18,288 to £38,664. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £18,288
(£1,524 p/mth)
(£2,159 p/mth)
(£3,222 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 31st 56th 78th
Post-tax £15,972
(£1,331 p/mth)
(£1,763 p/mth)
(£2,486 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 26th 49th 72nd
Percentage Tax Deduction 13% 18% 23%

Archivists organize articles such as documents, manuscripts, books and artefacts, and are often employed by organizations working with historical documents. Archivists should be aware of the condition of various items and place them in the storage system to avoid damage and corruption.

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant archivist:

average gross salary£18,292£25,908£38,664
max mortgage£82,314£116,586£173,988
deposit paid£9,146£12,954£19,332
max purchase price£91,460£129,540£193,320
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£373£529£789

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