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Librarian - Federal Salaries of 2009

Pay Rates for "Librarian"

How much does a Librarian in the federal government get paid? $89,819.77* *Based on the 2009 average.
772 EMPLOYEES
$69.34M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Librarian was the 189th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2009, with 772 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2009, the National Institutes of Health hired the most employees titled Librarian, with an average salary of $93,917.

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
National Institutes of Health 145 $93,916.61
Veterans Health Administration 136 $76,198.96
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 42 $86,853.71
Agricultural Research Service 39 $97,993.95
Offices, Boards and Divisions 38 $99,844.32
Government Printing Office 30 $89,489.43
Geological Survey 23 $78,229.48
Department of State 21 $103,751.81
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 20 $88,383.05
Food and Drug Administration 17 $90,210.59
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 16 $64,663.13
Patent and Trademark Office 16 $104,644.69
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 14 $92,737.36
National Institute of Standards and Technology 12 $95,490.75
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 11 $99,423.45
Internal Revenue Service 11 $88,397.45
Office of Administration 10 $112,763.10
National Gallery of Art 10 $97,746.30
National Park Service 9 $79,006.00
National Archives and Records Administration 8 $74,932.13
Securities and Exchange Commission 7 $128,746.14
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 7 $122,770.29
Federal Bureau of Investigation 6 $105,083.67
Environmental Protection Agency 5 $94,167.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 5 $100,556.60
Federal Aviation Administration 5 $86,638.80
Maritime Administration 5 $78,832.60
Forest Service 4 $79,362.50
Office of Secretary of Transportation 4 $91,603.50
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 4 $73,987.25
U.S. Coast Guard 4 $64,566.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 3 $105,301.33
Federal Trade Commission 3 $90,542.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 3 $71,673.67
National Science Foundation 3 $78,775.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 3 $91,129.33
Office of Comptroller of Currency 3 $97,182.67
Departmental Offices 3 $87,628.67
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $102,180.33
Bureau of Land Management 3 $64,313.67
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $98,020.00
Overseas Private Investment Corporation 2 $98,913.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 2 $94,675.50
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $89,274.00
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 2 $75,234.50
2 $107,732.00
National Labor Relations Board 2 $120,113.50
Goddard Space Flight Center 2 $98,120.00
Social Security Administration 2 $104,016.50
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $88,476.50
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 2 $133,440.50
Department of Energy 2 $83,247.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $84,104.50
Export-Import Bank of the United States 2 $84,100.00
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 2 $55,078.50
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 1 $80,409.00
Small Business Administration 1 $113,007.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 1 $101,416.00
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 1 $90,154.00
Food and Nutrition Service 1 $77,248.00
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 1 $89,370.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $95,026.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 1 $110,109.00
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 1 $71,949.00
Indian Health Service 1 $63,260.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 1 $110,874.00
Federal Election Commission 1 $116,455.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $98,518.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $95,620.00
Federal Maritime Commission 1 $80,409.00
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 1 $95,620.00
Mine Safety and Health Administration 1 $93,804.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $92,973.00
Ous for Science and Technology 1 $62,878.00
Institute of Education Sciences 1 $153,053.00
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 1 $91,212.00
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 1 $101,416.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $111,109.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $69,909.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $90,825.00
Presidio Trust 1 $66,311.00
Armed Forces Retirement Home 1 $57,129.00
Indian Affairs 1 $74,373.00
U.S. Mint 1 $105,264.00
Railroad Retirement Board 1 $114,265.00

Librarian Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Librarian is $89,819.77. The highest paid Librarian made $181,395 in 2009.

Common Librarian Payscales

Payscale Number of Librarian Employees
GS - General Schedule 650
PG - Printing Office Grades 30
ZA - Administrative 29
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 14
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 12
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 9
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 7
CG - Corporate Graded 6
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 5
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 3
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 2
ES - Senior Executive Service 2
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
CM - Fdic Suprv And Mangr Pos Below Exec Lev 1
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 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

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The series code of this occupation is 1410.

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