Museums

There are 8,585 museums in the United States. Combined, these museums employ 128,002 people, earn more than $11 billion in revenue each year, and have assets of $68 billion.

Types of museums

Nonprofit typeNumberRevenues
 
8,585
 
$10,510,361,033
 
4,228
 
$3,244,653,719
 
881
 
$4,811,455,475
 
383
 
$490,212,804
 
363
 
$792,820,447
 
339
 
$906,968,601
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Job trends for Museums

Employees per organizationNumber of organizations
0
 
876
1-10
 
1,088
11-25
 
544
26-100
 
556
101 to 1,000
 
292
1,000+
 
8
Key takeaways for employment stats:

Sizes of museums

Revenues per organizationNumber of organizations
< $250k
 
2,233
$250k to $1M
 
1,039
$1M to $5M
 
631
$5M to $25M
 
276
$25M to $100M
 
59
$100M+
 
13
Key takeaways for revenue stats:

Directory of museums


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Methodology: Cause IQ mines all tax-exempt organizations that file a Form 990 or 990PF with the IRS. We exclude Form 990EZ and Postcard filers, which are high in number but very small in size. We collect and aggregate this information from OCR'd paper taxreturns, XML e-file taxreturns, IRS-provided extract, the Business Master File, and Cause IQ secret sauce for data cleaning, categorization, classification, analytics, etc.
This category corresponds to the "A50: Museums" National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE) code. Cause IQ determines NTEEs for organizations by its own internally-developed secret-sauce algorithms.