Average Librarian Salary

$50,857
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$37k
MEDIAN
$51k
90%
$72k

The average salary for a Librarian is $50,857

Base Salary
$37k - $72k
Bonus
$100 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $900
Total Pay
$31k - $70k
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What Do Librarians Do?

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.
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Job Satisfaction for Librarian

3.9 out of 5
(250)
Highly Satisfied
32Reviews
Based on 250 responses, the job of Librarian has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.91 out of 5. On average, Librarians are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
83.3%
Male
15.6%
Prefer to self-define
1.1%
This data is based on 660 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

85%

Dental

73%

Vision

63%

None

14%