Library Paraprofessional Salary

The larger portion of Library Paraprofessionals in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $14.65 per hour. Most enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to slightly more than half. Most Library Paraprofessionals report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$14,866 - $40,885
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$26K
$41K
MEDIAN: $25,629
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$9.97 - $19.00
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Salary $14,866 - $40,885
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$15,717 - $40,358
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$19
Hourly Rate $9.97 - $19.00
Overtime $18.00
Annual Data $0$40K
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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$15,717 - $40,358
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

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Job Description for Library Paraprofessional

  • Compile records, sort and shelve books, and issue and receive library materials such as pictures, cards, slides and microfilm.
  • Process new materials including books, audiovisual materials, and computer software.
  • Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title.

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Pay by Experience Level for Library Paraprofessional

Pay by Experience for a Library Paraprofessional has a positive trend. An entry-level Library Paraprofessional with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Library Paraprofessional with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Library Paraprofessional which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 12 salaries. A Library Paraprofessional with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Library Paraprofessional

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Library Paraprofessional Salaries

Late-Career
▲7%

Mid-Career
▲2%

Experienced
▲1%

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
$29,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 14%
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