(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Chief Librarian General Reference Department Salary
in Alabama, United States

$38,972 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Librarian General Reference Department is $38,972 a year and $19 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Librarian General Reference Department is between $29,140 and $47,140. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

Average Salary Chart

Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills

Job Summary

  • Coordinates activities of library branch or department, and assists patrons in selection and location of books, audiovisual materials, and other materials: trains and directs workers in performance of such tasks as receiving, shelving, and locating materials.
  • Examines book reviews, publishers' catalogs, and other information sources to recommend material acquisition.
  • Searches catalog files, biographical dictionaries, and indexes, and examines content of reference materials to assist patrons in locating and selecting materials.
  • May assemble and arrange materials for display.
  • May prepare replies to mail requests for information.
  • May be designated according to type of library as chief librarian, branch (library); or according to department as chief librarian, circulation department (library); chief librarian, extension department (library); chief librarian, general reference department (library); chief librarian, music department (library); chief librarian, periodical reading room (library); chief librarian, readers' advisory service (library); chief librarian, work with blind (library).
Chief Librarian General Reference Department Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Librarians

Job family population: 126,800

Estimated population of Chief Librarian General Reference Department jobs: 4,884

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Skills data not available for this job

Chief Librarian General Reference Department Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Chief Financial Officer
Jan 25
Birmingham, AL, USA
Revere Control Systems
Interact and align department with Board of Directors' plans, initiatives and recommendations ... Review all month-end closing activities including general ledger accounts, balance sheet accounts ...
Research & Instructional Services Librarian - Science & Engineering
Mar 7
University of Alabama Libraries
... departments. The ideal candidate possesses a strong desire to teach and seeks out further knowledge ... Knowledge of reference/instructional services in an academic library setting. Knowledge of trends ...
Staff Accountant
Mar 10
Birmingham, AL, USA
Greater Birmingham Humane Society
Staff Accountant Reports to: CFO/Controller Job Location: Snow Drive General Description The Office ... Reports to the CFO/Controller and serves as a member of the Finance department. * Collaborates with ...
Accountant - Multifamily Experience
Feb 26
Birmingham, AL, USA
Providence Investments
Reports detailed financial analysis and assigned department projects to the CEO. * Creates ... Ensure the books, records, general ledger, reports and financial statements for all business units ...
Executive Assistant
Feb 18
Birmingham, AL, USA
Act as a liaison with other department and outside agencies, including high-level staff such as CEO ... Design and prepare general correspondences, memos, charts, tables, etc. * Attention to detail in ...
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Chief Librarian General Reference Department

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources