Library Technical Assistant Salary

The average rate for a Library Technical Assistant is $13.93 per hour.

$21,305 - $64,341
$21K
$31K
$64K
MEDIAN: $30,521
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$11.32 - $21.38
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MEDIAN: $14.62
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$0$64K
Salary $21,305 - $64,341
Total Pay (?
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$23,208 - $46,620
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $11.32 - $21.38
Overtime $22.47
Annual Data $0$46K
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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$23,208 - $46,620
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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Job Description for Library Technical Assistant

Library technical assistants have a variety of tasks within libraries, such as unpacking and verifying receipts of books and other incoming materials, putting items where they belong, stamping books with the correct labels to show which library owns them, and placing tags on books. Computer skills are often necessary in this position to catalog books and log their information into a computer so the library may track them and where they belong. These assistants must also be able to label and write bar-codes on AV discs, which must be marked and documented in the same manner as books.

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Library Technical Assistant Tasks

  • 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 Technical Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Library Technical Assistant has a neutral trend. An entry-level Library Technical Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Library Technical Assistant 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 13 salaries. An experienced Library Technical Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 16 salaries. A Library Technical Assistant 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 10 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as a Library Technical Assistant?

Library Technical Assistant in Charleston:
"Reference librarian, interlibrary loan & circulation desk."

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Key Stats for Library Technical Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Library Technical Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲1%

Entry-Level
▲1%

National Average
$30,000

Experienced
▼5%

Mid-Career
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 16%
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