How much does a Librarian make in the United States? The average Librarian salary in the United States is $65,082 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $55,484 and $76,305. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Librarian maintains library's collection of books, serial publications, documents, audiovisual, and other materials, and assists groups and individuals in locating, obtaining and using materials. Furnishes information on library activities, facilities, rules, and services. Being a Librarian may require a master's degree in library science, or a combination of education and experience in the field. Relies on limited experiences and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. To be a Librarian typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Librarian in the United States. The base salary for Librarian ranges from $55,484 to $76,305 with the average base salary of $65,082. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $55,771 to $77,947 with the average total cash compensation of $65,696.