Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) Degree Average Salary

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

MinMax

Librarian
220 profiles
$49,118
$38K$67K

Library Director
56 profiles
$64,736
$42K$100K

Reference Librarian
52 profiles
$46,178
$37K$57K

United States (change)

Archivist
44 profiles
$52,928
$35K$76K

Academic Librarian
16 profiles
$50,921
$37K$76K

Head Librarian
16 profiles
$60,870
$44K$102K

School Librarian
15 profiles
$57,176
$39K$82K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 932
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Key Stats for Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Salary
$37,729 - $66,975
Salary
$40,175 - $77,064

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 340 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%
$46,484 - $76,060
$37,935 - $99,750
$38,372 - $63,209
$37,095 - $66,996

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