Experienced Reference Librarian Salary

Experienced Reference Librarians take home approximately $49K annually on average. The vast majority (81 percent) of Experienced Reference Librarians who took the survey are female. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Most Experienced Reference Librarians like their work and job satisfaction is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,984 - $75,772
$35K
$49K
$76K
MEDIAN: $48,987
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$16.76 - $38.64
$17
$24
$39
MEDIAN: $23.68
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$0$76K
Salary $34,984 - $75,772
Total Pay (?
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$35,148 - $76,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $16.76 - $38.64
Annual Data $0$76K
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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$35,148 - $76,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Reference Librarian

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
10-19 years
83%
20 years or more
17%
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Skills That Affect Reference Librarian Salaries

National Average
$49,000

Online Research
▼1%

Collection Development
▼1%

Reference Services
▼3%

Bibliographic Instruction
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 19%
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