Library Department Head Salary

The average salary for a Library Department Head is $70,031 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$55,000 - $100,000
$70K
MEDIAN: $70,031
50%

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$10.36 - $16.53
$14
MEDIAN: $14.11
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$70,031  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,214 - $127,985  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$14.11  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$21,214 - $127,985  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Job Description for Library Department Head

  • 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.
  • Promote library services and resources, and ensure library policies and procedures are followed.
  • Oversee library operations including planning, budgeting and staffing.

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Key Stats for Library Department Head

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Library Department Head Salaries

Mid-Career
▲38%

National Average
$51,000

Experienced
▼22%

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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