School Librarian

School Librarian Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$74,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$74,000
Median 50%
$152,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Leander ISD
Highest Paying City
Leander, TX
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a school librarian make?
The national average salary for a School Librarian in the U.S. is $74,142 annually or $35.65 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $152,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $36,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for School Librarians are in Professional companies and Health Care companies. The best states for high paying School Librarian jobs are Alaska, District of Columbia, Minnesota, Colorado, and North Dakota. The typical employment for a School Librarian is 4.3 years.
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Average School Librarian Salary By Location

The national average salary for a School Librarian in the USA is $74,142 annually or $35.65 hourly. The top city when it comes to School Librarian salaries is Leander, TX at $105,035 per year. The average entry-level salary in Leander, TX is $56,000. Alaska, District of Columbia, Minnesota, Colorado, and North Dakota are the top 5 highest earning states for School Librarians. Oklahoma, Hawaii, and West Virginia have the lowest School Librarian salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Leander, TX
$105,035
2
San Antonio, TX
$102,500
3
Harvey, LA
$98,763
4
Chicago, IL
$94,928
5
Albuquerque, NM
$83,073

Average School Librarian Salary By Company

There is good job security in School Librarian positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. School Librarians at Leander ISD and Baptist Health report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Tenet Healthcare and Chapin Hall Center For Children report highly competitive salaries for School Librarians.

Average School Librarian Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a School Librarian works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Manufacturing companies, Education companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for School Librarians. Salaries for School Librarians in Manufacturing companies average $86,856 annually, while Education companies and Internet companies pay $78,498 and $77,464, respectively. The average salary for School Librarians in the Utilities industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $66,867.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$86,856
2
Education
$78,498
3
Internet
$77,464
4
Non Profits
$72,485
5
Professional
$70,085

Recently Added School Librarian Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Tempe Union High School District
School Librarian
01/29/2020
$52,175
Romoland School District
School Librarian
01/18/2020
$30,000
Santa Ana Unified School District
School Librarian
05/25/2019
$57,963