Library Specialist Salary

The average salary for a Library Specialist is $35,583 per year.

$22,658 - $54,095
$23K
$36K
$54K
MEDIAN: $35,630
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50%
90%

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$10.57 - $22.07
$11
$14
$22
MEDIAN: $13.65
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$0$54K
Salary $22,658 - $54,095
Bonus $750
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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$22,620 - $51,886
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $10.57 - $22.07
Overtime $46.50
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $750
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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$22,620 - $51,886
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for Library Specialist

  • Provide reference services and assist patrons with library equipment, resources, and electronic information services.
  • Train and supervise volunteers and/or work-study students.
  • Perform administrative tasks, including data entry, schedule management, and report preparation.
  • Maintain library electronic resource management systems, including online catalogues and document delivery databases.
  • Assist with collection development and maintenance, acquiring, receiving, processing, and cataloguing library materials.

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Pay by Experience Level for Library Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Library Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Library Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Library Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Library Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 14 salaries. A Library Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Library Specialist

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Library Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲29%

National Average
$32,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 3%
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