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What is the average salary for Library Assistants in the United States?

Library Assistants earn an average hourly wage of $12.51. Hourly wages typically start from $8.35 and go up to $18.47. Library Assistants earn an average salary of $26,010 per year. Salaries typically start from $17,370 and go up to $38,420.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Library Assistants in the United States earn:

$18.47 an hour $38,420 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Library Assistants in the United States earn:

$14.81 an hour $30,800 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Library Assistants in the United States earn:

$11.50 an hour $23,910 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Library Assistants in the United States earn:

$9.22 an hour $19,170 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Library Assistants in the United States earn:

$8.35 an hour $17,370 per year

Historical salary for Library Assistants in the United States

Library Assistant salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Library Assistant Salary in Alaska $18.03 $37,500 # 1
Library Assistant Salary in Nevada $17.33 $36,040 # 2
Library Assistant Salary in Massachusetts $16.00 $33,290 # 3
Library Assistant Salary in District of Columbia $15.77 $32,790 # 4
Library Assistant Salary in Hawaii $14.65 $30,480 # 5
Library Assistant Salary in Oregon $14.60 $30,370 # 6
Library Assistant Salary in California $14.39 $29,940 # 7
Library Assistant Salary in Connecticut $14.23 $29,610 # 8
Library Assistant Salary in New York $14.10 $29,330 # 9
Library Assistant Salary in New Jersey $13.55 $28,180 # 10
Library Assistant Salary in Washington $13.50 $28,080 # 11
Library Assistant Salary in Rhode Island $13.46 $28,000 # 12
Library Assistant Salary in Virginia $12.90 $26,840 # 13
Library Assistant Salary in Ohio $12.82 $26,670 # 14
Library Assistant Salary in Maryland $12.74 $26,500 # 15
Library Assistant Salary in North Carolina $12.35 $25,680 # 16
Library Assistant Salary in Tennessee $12.32 $25,620 # 17
Library Assistant Salary in Florida $12.30 $25,580 # 18
Library Assistant Salary in Vermont $12.14 $25,240 # 19
Library Assistant Salary in Wyoming $12.13 $25,220 # 20
Library Assistant Salary in Colorado $12.11 $25,190 # 21
Library Assistant Salary in Wisconsin $12.01 $24,970 # 22
Library Assistant Salary in New Hampshire $11.99 $24,930 # 23
Library Assistant Salary in Utah $11.95 $24,850 # 24
Library Assistant Salary in Minnesota $11.92 $24,800 # 25
Library Assistant Salary in Arizona $11.90 $24,760 # 26
Library Assistant Salary in Illinois $11.90 $24,760 # 27
Library Assistant Salary in Maine $11.78 $24,500 # 28
Library Assistant Salary in Iowa $11.57 $24,070 # 29
Library Assistant Salary in Texas $11.50 $23,930 # 30
Library Assistant Salary in Missouri $11.47 $23,860 # 31
Library Assistant Salary in Georgia $11.38 $23,670 # 32
Library Assistant Salary in Pennsylvania $11.35 $23,620 # 33
Library Assistant Salary in South Carolina $11.25 $23,390 # 34
Library Assistant Salary in Louisiana $11.25 $23,390 # 35
Library Assistant Salary in Montana $11.19 $23,260 # 36
Library Assistant Salary in Indiana $11.13 $23,150 # 37
Library Assistant Salary in New Mexico $11.06 $23,010 # 38
Library Assistant Salary in Kentucky $10.88 $22,630 # 39
Library Assistant Salary in Michigan $10.82 $22,510 # 40
Library Assistant Salary in Idaho $10.82 $22,510 # 41
Library Assistant Salary in North Dakota $10.75 $22,350 # 42
Library Assistant Salary in Kansas $10.74 $22,330 # 43
Library Assistant Salary in Delaware $10.59 $22,040 # 44
Library Assistant Salary in Oklahoma $10.45 $21,730 # 45
Library Assistant Salary in Nebraska $10.31 $21,440 # 46
Library Assistant Salary in West Virginia $10.22 $21,260 # 47
Library Assistant Salary in Alabama $9.87 $20,520 # 48
Library Assistant Salary in Arkansas $9.70 $20,170 # 49
Library Assistant Salary in Mississippi $9.57 $19,900 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics