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Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS), Library & Information Science Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS), Library & Information Science Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$45K$90K
Librarian
101 salaries
$37,525 - $72,080  
  
Library Director
25 salaries
$41,385 - $88,365  
Reference Librarian
17 salaries
$29,590 - $55,755  
Head Librarian
12 salaries
$41,771 - $69,161  
Librarian, Special Library
11 salaries
$33,451 - $73,974  
School Library Media Specialist
10 salaries
$27,181 - $86,162  
Law Librarian
9 salaries
$54,028 - $76,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 279

Key Stats

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %
Salary
$36,970 - $63,557
Salary
$36,065 - $61,358
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
$36,212 - $82,629
$38,783 - $56,513
$49,000 - $106,000
$59,790 - $86,000

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