Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Librarian is $50,857
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Librarians?
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 $44,000 based on 73 salaries. An early career Librarian with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,223 based on 601 salaries. A mid-career Librarian …Read more
What Do Librarians Do?
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 …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.