$35,159
Avg. Salary
$15.27
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Library Specialist is $15.27 per hour.

The average pay for a Library Specialist is $35,159 per year.

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$11.89
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$20.02
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MEDIAN $35,159
$22,805 - $48,285
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$0$48K
Salary $22,805 - $48,285
Bonus $983
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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$24,725 - $44,672
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 70
Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $11.89 - $20.02
Overtime $23.28
Annual Data $0$44K
Bonus $983
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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$24,725 - $44,672
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

Job Description for Library Specialist

  • Provide reference services and assist patrons with library equipment, resources, and electronic information services.
  • Train and supervise volunteers and/or work-study students.
  • Perform administrative tasks, including data entry, schedule management, and report preparation.
  • Maintain library electronic resource management systems, including online catalogues and document delivery databases.
  • Assist with collection development and maintenance, acquiring, receiving, processing, and cataloguing library materials.

Library Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Library Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Library Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Library Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Library Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Library Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 14 salaries. A Library Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Library Specialist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Library Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

Experienced
▲21%

National Average
$34,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 4%