Library Assistant Salary
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How much does a Library Assistant make?
As of May 16, 2022, the average annual pay for a Library Assistant in the United States is $30,659 a year.
Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $14.74 an hour. This is the equivalent of $590/week or $2,555/month.
While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $56,500 and as low as $18,000, the majority of Library Assistant salaries currently range between $24,500 (25th percentile) to $32,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $42,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Library Assistant varies greatly (by as much as $8,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.
Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Library Assistant job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Library Assistant in your area makes on average $31,416 per year, or $757 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $30,659. Virginia ranks number 30 out of 50 states nationwide for Library Assistant salaries.
To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Library Assistant jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.
Find your next high paying job as a Library Assistant on ZipRecruiter today.
What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Library Assistant Jobs
We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Library Assistant job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Jose, CA, with Oakland, CA and Menlo Park, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Menlo Park, CA beats the national average by $6,657 (21.7%), and San Jose, CA furthers that trend with another $7,208 (23.5%) above the $30,659 average.
With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Library Assistant appears to be exceedingly fruitful.
Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 5% between San Jose, CA and Santa Cruz, CA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Library Assistant role.
|City||Annual Salary||Monthly Pay||Weekly Pay||Hourly Wage|
|San Jose, CA||$37,868||$3,156||$728||$18.21|
|Menlo Park, CA||$37,316||$3,110||$718||$17.94|
|Santa Cruz, CA||$35,684||$2,974||$686||$17.16|
What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Library Assistant Jobs in the U.S.
We found at least five jobs related to the Library Assistant job category that pay more per year than a typical Library Assistant salary. Top examples of these roles include: Federal Government Librarian, Head Of Library Services, and Science Librarian.
Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $33,962 (110.8%) and $47,326 (154.4%) more than the average Library Assistant salary of $30,659. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Library Assistant jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Library Assistant position.
|Job Title||Annual Salary||Monthly Pay||Weekly Pay||Hourly Wage|
|Federal Government Librarian||$77,985||$6,499||$1,500||$37.49|
|Head Of Library Services||$75,515||$6,293||$1,452||$36.31|
|Library Information Specialist||$64,621||$5,385||$1,243||$31.07|