Museum Docent Statistics By Gender
Among Museum Docents, 57.3% of them are women compared to 36.6% which are men.
- Female, 57.3%
- Male, 36.6%
- Unknown, 6.1%
Gender Pay Gap For Museum Docent
Women Earn 95¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Museum Docent Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the Museum Docent position over time.
Museum Docent Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, Technician's Helper and Exhibit Technician have the biggest difference in gender.
|High School Librarian||16%||79%|
Museum Docent Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among Museum Docents is White, which makes up 80.5% of all Museum Docents. Comparatively, there are 7.8% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 4.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 80.5%
- Hispanic or Latino, 7.9%
- Black or African American, 4.3%
- Asian, 4.1%
- Unknown, 2.0%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.2%
|Museum Docent Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||7.9%|
|Black or African American||4.3%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||1.2%|
Museum Docent Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among Museum Docents.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Museum Docent Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$33,306|
|Hispanic or Latino||$32,952|
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Average Age of a Museum Docent
We determined the average age of Museum Docents based on ethnicity and gender.
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||45|
|Hispanic or Latino||39||35|
Museum Docent Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of Museum Docent employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of Museum Docents is 40+ years old, which represents 57% of the population.
|Museum Docent Years||Percentages|
Types of Museum Docent Degree Levels
The most common degree for Museum Docents is Bachelor's Degree 81% of Museum Docents earn that degree. A close second is Associate Degree with 8% and rounding it off is Master's Degree with 6%.
- Bachelors, 81%
- Associate, 8%
- Masters, 6%
- High School Diploma, 4%
- Other Degrees, 1%
|Museum Docent Degree||Percentages|
|High School Diploma||4%|
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Museum Docent Wage Gap By Education
Museum Docent Employment Statistics
This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ Museum Docents. We found that the most common company type is Education. In addition, the industry that employs the most Museum Docents is the Education industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire Museum Docents.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
|< 50 employees||10%|
|50 - 100 employees||3%|
|100 - 500 employees||43%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||7%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||33%|
|> 10,000 employees||3%|
The Types Of Companies Museum Docent Work In
Employees with the Museum Docent job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most Museum Docents prefer to work at Education companies over Private companies.
Top Industries Hiring Museum Docents
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ Museum Docents. Those industries include Education, Non Profits and Government.
Museum Docent Turnover And Employment Statistics
Museum Docent Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of Museum Docents changed.
- Unemployment rate
|Year||Museum Docent Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Museum Docent Stay in a Job
By looking over 264 Museum Docents resumes, we figured out that the average Museum Docent enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 37%.
Less than one year
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||28%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Museum Docents with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to Museum Docents.
|Graduate Research Assistant||6.04%|
|6th Grade Teacher||9.52%|
|Director Of Instruction||12.94%|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Museum Docents
The most common foreign language among Museum Docents is Spanish at 34.9%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Russian at 11.6% and French is the third-most popular at 9.3%.
- Spanish, 34.9%
- Russian, 11.6%
- French, 9.3%
- German, 7.0%
- Polish, 7.0%
- Other, 30.2%