$64,867
Avg. Salary
$27.25
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Librarian in Washington, District of Columbia is $27.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Librarian in Washington, District of Columbia is $64,867 per year.

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$23.43
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$27.25
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$30.20
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MEDIAN $27.25
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MEDIAN $64,867
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Salary $42,158 - $90,243
Bonus $2,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,588 - $89,902
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $27.25
Overtime $28.75
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $2,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,588 - $89,902
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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.

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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.

About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Librarian Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Librarian

Pay by Experience for a Librarian has a positive trend. An entry-level Librarian with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Librarian with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Librarian which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 8 salaries. A Librarian with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Librarian

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Librarian Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲21%

National Average
$64,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Librarian Salaries

Collection Development
▲32%

National Average
$64,000


Bibliographic Instruction
▼8%

Online Research
▼9%

Program Management
▼11%

Cataloging
▼14%

Customer Service
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 7%