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Librarian - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for "Librarian"

How much does a Librarian in the federal government get paid? $86,099.76* *Based on the 2008 average.
777 EMPLOYEES
$66.9M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Librarian was the 186th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 777 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Librarian, with an average salary of $73,201.

Government Librarian jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This occupation includes positions that involve supervision or performance of work that requires primarily a full professional knowledge of the theories, objectives, principles, and techniques of librarianship, to select, organize, preserve, access, and disseminate information. This includes determining the most cost-effective way to provide information that will best meet user needs. Typical functions in librarianship are collection development, acquisition, cataloging and classification, reference, circulation, computer system and data base management, and preservation. Some positions also require knowledge of one or more subject-matter specializations or foreign languages.

Agencies that have hired a Librarian

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 144 $73,201.10
National Institutes of Health 143 $89,524.80
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 42 $81,268.50
Agricultural Research Service 38 $97,451.89
Offices, Boards and Divisions 34 $97,383.21
Government Printing Office 31 $84,092.45
Department of State 24 $97,380.17
Geological Survey 23 $73,423.74
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 22 $86,849.91
Patent and Trademark Office 19 $99,522.74
Food and Drug Administration 16 $85,973.38
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 15 $60,796.33
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 14 $89,593.07
Office of Administration 11 $102,989.27
National Park Service 11 $70,987.64
National Institute of Standards and Technology 11 $95,157.91
Internal Revenue Service 10 $92,581.60
National Archives and Records Administration 10 $75,000.40
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 10 $91,993.10
National Gallery of Art 10 $93,482.70
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 8 $116,154.25
Securities and Exchange Commission 7 $120,173.71
Office of Secretary of Transportation 6 $86,191.67
U.S. International Trade Commission 5 $95,319.40
Federal Aviation Administration 5 $81,407.60
Federal Bureau of Investigation 5 $99,999.20
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 5 $78,230.80
Forest Service 4 $71,895.75
Environmental Protection Agency 4 $99,901.00
Maritime Administration 3 $91,894.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 3 $68,384.33
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $90,579.33
U.S. Coast Guard 3 $65,815.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $91,805.33
Bureau of Land Management 3 $71,192.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 3 $97,190.33
Federal Trade Commission 3 $84,990.00
National Labor Relations Board 3 $111,283.00
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $92,289.00
Social Security Administration 2 $99,276.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 2 $87,958.50
Office of Comptroller of Currency 2 $114,851.00
Departmental Offices 2 $98,307.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 2 $51,748.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 2 $124,942.50
Federal Emergency Management Agency 2 $86,954.50
Department of Energy 2 $73,822.50
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $71,191.00
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 2 $93,021.50
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $82,144.50
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $80,923.00
2 $102,815.50
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $71,788.00
U.S. Mint 1 $102,757.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $86,601.00
Federal Maritime Commission 1 $76,742.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $91,885.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 1 $93,309.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 1 $69,026.00
National Science Foundation 1 $82,961.00
Indian Health Service 1 $60,770.00
Federal Election Commission 1 $107,854.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $86,677.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $91,259.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $102,323.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $87,862.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $72,590.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $102,323.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $67,470.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $88,493.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $99,557.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $54,525.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $60,346.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $88,028.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $107,062.00
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $96,791.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $102,557.00
Small Business Administration 1 $108,236.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $76,742.00
Institute of Education Sciences 1 $142,227.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 1 $83,720.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $83,961.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $103,323.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 1 $96,791.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $90,698.00
Indian Affairs 1 $69,670.00
Presidio Trust 1 $65,398.00

Librarian Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Librarian is $86,099.76. The highest paid Librarian made $174,950 in 2008.

Common Librarian Payscales

Payscale Number of Librarian Employees
GS - General Schedule 649
ZA - Administrative 31
PG - Printing Office Grades 31
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 16
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 11
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 9
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 7
CG - Corporate Graded 7
ES - Senior Executive Service 3
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 3
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 2
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 2
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 1
HU - Haskell Indian Nations Univ Demo Project 1

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Occupation Family: 1400 LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES GROUP

Average Librarian Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Librarian was $74,311. Since then, the average pay has increased to $98,889 in 2018.


Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 1410.

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