Library Technician with Reference Services Skills Salary (Canada)

A Library Technician with Reference Services skills earns an average wage of C$23.66 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$30,304 - C$60,820
C$30K
C$40K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$40,250
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50%
90%
C$16.28 - C$29.19
C$16
C$24
C$29
MEDIAN: C$23.51
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$30,304 - C$60,820
Bonus C$1,000
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$32,283 - C$60,421
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data C$0C$29
Hourly Rate C$16.28 - C$29.19
Overtime C$16.87
Annual Data C$0C$60K
Bonus C$1,000
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$32,283 - C$60,421
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

Job Description for Library Technician

Library technicians assist librarians in the daily duties of helping people locate the reading materials they seek. In addition, library technicians keep the library neat and tidy, as well as help library visitors understand the indexing and filing system of books and research materials.

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Library Technician Tasks

  • Assist librarians by helping readers in the use of library catalogs, databases and indexes to locate books and other materials; and by answering questions that require only brief consultation of standard reference.
  • Replace materials in shelving area or files.
  • Check materials in and out of the circulation process.
  • Compile records; sort and shelve books; remove or repair damaged books.

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Pay by Experience Level for Library Technician

Pay by Experience for a Library Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Library Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Library Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Library Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$47,000 based on 14 salaries. A Library Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Library Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Library Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
C$47,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Mid-Career
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 11%