Library Specialist Salary

The average salary for a Library Specialist is $35,583 per year.

$21,838 - $48,365
$22K
$35K
$48K
MEDIAN: $34,729
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50%
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$10.64 - $20.52
$11
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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$0$48K
Salary $21,838 - $48,365
Total Pay (?
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$22,159 - $45,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$20
Hourly Rate $10.64 - $20.52
Annual Data $0$45K
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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$22,159 - $45,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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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
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Library Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲26%

National Average
$32,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None:
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