How much does a Technical Librarian I make in the United States? The average Technical Librarian I salary in the United States is $61,689 as of May 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $50,034 and $74,152. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Technical Librarian I

Technical Librarian I develops and maintains a collection of technical information and provides research and reference support to researchers, scientists, and engineers. Builds an extensive network of technical information resources and contacts from various sources like government agencies, universities, professional and industry associations to obtain the required information. Being a Technical Librarian I communicates with researchers to develop and maintain a broad knowledge and understanding of the organization's relevant topics and effectively target technical publications as information sources. Creates abstracts, bibliographies, and metadata to classify the information. Additionally, Technical Librarian I obtains translations of literature as needed. Supports and maintains the library's technology infrastructure and information retrieval tools. Typically requires a master's degree in library science. Typically reports to a manager. The Technical Librarian I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Technical Librarian I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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