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The Autry is dedicated to exploring and sharing the stories of the diverse peoples of the American West. Through the work of its dynamic staff, the Autry promotes education, research, exhibitions, and public programs. Located in scenic Griffith Park, the Autry provides a collaborative work environment for its employees and attracts highly qualified and motivated professionals.

The Autry Museum of the American West is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Full-time employees are offered a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Company-provided life insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance (including for spouses and dependents)
  • Long-term disability
  • Paid vacations, holidays, and sick days

All employees can enjoy:

  • Flexible Spending Accounts*
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan*
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Discount programs for area attractions and retailers
  • Professional development through scheduled staff lectures and discussions
  • Discounted tuition programs
  • Membership in the American Alliance of Museums
  • Free museum membership
  • Discounts at the Autry Store and Trail Grill

*Minimum-hours requirement must be met.

Internships for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

The Autry is pleased to offer internship opportunities to currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students. Internship opportunities will be posted on our main employment page.

View all available positions (click here)

The Autry Museum of the American West is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Online Application FAQ

When will I hear back from someone?
Upon completing the online application, you will receive a screen message confirming the completion of your application. Should you be considered a candidate, the Hiring Manager will be contacting you directly.

I applied to one position but am now interested in another. What should I do?
Once your profile has been created you may log in at any time and apply for other positions by completing the information in the “Apply Now” box and submitting your information for that position.

I'm having trouble uploading my resume or registering. What should I do?
Most of the time it’s a browser issue, try clearing your browser data (history, cache, cookies) on your device or using another browser - Chrome is the preferred browser to use with our system. If you continue to experience difficulties, please email us at hr@theautry.org and we’ll gladly try to assist you.

Land Acknowledgment

The Autry Museum of the American West acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). We recognize that the Autry Museum and its campuses are located on the traditional lands of Gabrielino/Tongva peoples and we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park

4700 Western Heritage Way

Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Located northeast of downtown, across from the Los Angeles Zoo.
Map and Directions

Free parking for Autry visitors.

Tuesday–Friday 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Food Trucks are available on select days, contact us for details at 323.495.4252.
The cafe is temporarily closed until further notice.