Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a School Librarian is $50,859
What is the Pay by Experience Level for School Librarians?
An entry-level School Librarian with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34,339 based on 6 salaries. An early career School Librarian with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,472 based on 40 salaries. A …Read more
What Do School Librarians Do?
School librarians generally oversee all the happenings within a library at a school. Depending on the type of school, anyone from young children to adults may use the library’s facilities. In order to encourage students to use the library in the most efficient way possible, librarians will sometimes hold lessons about how to locate books via the library’s code.
It is within a school librarian's realm of duties to encourage students to always use their minds to critically think about a …Read more
- Oversee library, including helping students find materials and developing the collection.
- Supervise and schedule volunteers and support staff.
- Monitor and oversee information literacy campaigns and reading projects.
- Create and deliver curriculum, and support instruction and classroom projects.