How much does a Reference Librarian make in the United States? The average Reference Librarian salary in the United States is $68,732 as of August 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $58,599 and $80,585. 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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What is a Reference Librarian ?

The reference desk or information desk of a library is a public service counter where professional librarians provide library users with direction to library materials, advice on library collections and services, and expertise on multiple kinds of information from multiple sources....

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Proposals fall into 2 categories, 1) existing technology and 2) new technology, and we have libraries to reference for new tech. You will report directly to our Us based VP of Sales with a dotted ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 9 days ago
VocoVision - Suffolk , VA
User sharing platform - equipped with a growing library of materials * Comprehensive technical and ... references to Meghan Tonnesen at
Soliant - 10 days ago
Pearson Packaging Systems - Richmond , VA
Maintain a dynamic engineered systems library and a product portfolio of both quoted and sold solutions for future reference REQUIRED SKILLS: * Superior problem-solving and communication skills
LinkedIn - 21 days ago
AH Environmental Consultants, Inc. - Newport News , VA
This requires use of advance features including styles, cross references, managing figures from ... Maintain hard copy and electronic document library. * Provide administrative support functions ...
Monster - 16 days ago - Suffolk , VA
User sharing platform - equipped with a growing library of materials * Comprehensive technical and ... references to Meghan Tonnesen at
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