Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) Median Salary by Job

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Librarian
377 profiles
$49,011
$38K$67K

Library Director
114 profiles
$64,991
$42K$104K

$46,468
$35K$62K

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Archivist
73 profiles
$50,680
$35K$73K

$50,730
$43K$69K

Head Librarian
30 profiles
$58,275
$42K$81K

$55,894
$38K$81K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,735
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Key Stats for Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
20 %
Salary
$38,010 - $67,943
Salary
$39,721 - $77,552

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 659 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%
$45,257 - $84,970
$42,856 - $90,169
$38,311 - $66,057
$44,361 - $72,851
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