The average salary for a Librarian in India is Rs 251,610.
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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. A bachelor’s degree in library sciences or something similar is usually necessary. Customer service skills are important in this job because visitors to the library will often have questions about research and where to find certain items. Strong computer skills are als…Read more
- 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.
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Popular Skills for Librarian
Skills in Reference Services, Collection Development, Cataloging and Online Research are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Librarian
An entry-level Librarian with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 203,473 based on 28 salaries. An early career Librarian with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 211,129 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Librarian with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 289,316 based on 62 salaries. An experienced Librarian with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 300,000 based on 72 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 480,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Librarian in their job title in Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 87.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (51.0% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (47.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kolkata, West Bengal (21.2% less) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (4.6% less).
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