Library Department Head Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Library Department Head is $55,588 per year.
Library Department Head Total Pay (?
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$31,926 - $76,706
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $55,588
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Library Department Head Total Pay (?
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$10.05 - $29.09
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,926 - $76,706  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,056  
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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$26,486 - $73,498  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.05 - $29.09  
   
Overtime
$21.94 - $22.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,056  
   
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).
)
$26,486 - $73,498  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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Job Description for Library Department Head

  • Promote library services and resources, and ensure library policies and procedures are followed.
  • Oversee library operations including planning, budgeting and staffing.
  • Direct the library services program, and participates in formulating long range goals and objectives.
  • Stay abreast of technology in order to work with databases and information systems to catalogue and access information.

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Gender

Female
80%
female alumni
 
Male
20%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 11%
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