A Library Clerk earns an average wage of $10.38 per hour.Rate goes up steadily as a this job becomes more experienced. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Customer Service is associated with high pay for this job.
Library Clerk Total Pay (?
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$15,297 - $40,470
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40K
MEDIAN: $26,819
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Library Clerk Total Pay (?
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$7.95 - $16.26
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$15,297 - $40,470  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $961  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,453 - $35,412  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 240
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$7.95 - $16.26  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $28.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $961  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,453 - $35,412  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 240
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Job Description for Library Clerk
  • Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title.
  • Process new materials including books, audiovisual materials, and computer software.
  • Compile records, sort and shelve books, and issue and receive library materials such as pictures, cards, slides and microfilm.
Pay by Experience Level for Library Clerk
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Library Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%
Experienced
up arrow 19%
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$23,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 38 votes.
Gender
Female
88%
female alumni
 
Male
12%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 48%
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