Library Assistant Directors in the United States are often veterans in their line of work, with slightly less than two-thirds bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $61K per year on average but can range from $29K to $91K per year. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$35,318 - $90,504
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$91K
MEDIAN: $60,886
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$35,318 - $90,504  
   
Total Pay (?
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$29,000 - $90,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.40  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
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$29,000 - $90,684  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Job Description for Library Assistant Director

  • Increase and improve the library collection.
  • Assist with administration, including grant writing and outreach development.
  • Manage reference and technology materials.
  • Supervise daily operations.
  • Staff front desk and assist patrons.

Common Career Paths for Library Assistant Director


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Many Library Assistant Directors move into a Library Director role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Library Directors on average bring in a similar salary to Library Assistant Directors.

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Pay by Experience Level for Library Assistant Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $38K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $52K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $69K. For some reason, Library Assistant Directors with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $60K.

Library Assistant Director Reviews

What is it like working as a Library Assistant Director?

Library Assistant Director in Albion:
"Meet A Lot Of New People And Children."
Pros: Everything! The book club I started and the children programs the director and I do. Atmosphere is amazing!
Cons: My young bosses insecurity. She has taken major steps in the right direction and I am proud of her!

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Experience Affects Library Assistant Director Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 33%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None:
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