The average salary for a Librarian is C$52,213 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$34,715 - C$81,317
C$35K
C$55K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$55,228
10%
50%
90%
C$14.46 - C$35.53
C$14
C$22
C$36
MEDIAN: C$22.31
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$34,715 - C$81,317
Bonus C$3,000
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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C$31,076 - C$77,889
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 143
Hourly Data C$0C$48
Hourly Rate C$14.46 - C$35.53
Hourly Tips C$0.06
Overtime C$48.32
Annual Data C$0C$77K
Bonus C$3,000
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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C$31,076 - C$77,889
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 83

Job Description for Librarian

A librarian can work at a public library, a school library, a university library, or a government library. Some large companies may also maintain a librarian, in order to organize documents and literature related to the company.

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Librarian Tasks

  • Assist patrons with finding resources and locating books.
  • Select, acquire, catalogue, classify, circulate and maintain library materials.
  • Check books in and out of the library.

Librarian Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Librarian

Pay by Experience for a Librarian has a positive trend. An entry-level Librarian with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 62 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Librarian with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Librarian which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 17 salaries. A Librarian with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$52,343

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Librarian

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Librarian Salaries

Experienced
▲24%

Late-Career
▲12%

▲7%

National Average
C$52,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 24%