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Library Technical Assistant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,351 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Library Technical Assistant is $46,351 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Library Technical Assistant is between $34,658 and $56,113. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Library Technical Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Assists Librarian in information services: answers questions regarding available references, and helps public in use of available references and bibliographic tools, such as Library of Congress catalog.
  • Performs routine cataloging and coding of library materials, arranges and maintains periodicals, prepares volumes for binding, handles interlibrary loan requests, prepares invoices, retrieves information from databases, and supervises support staff.
Library Technical Assistant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Library Technicians

Job family population: 90,030

Estimated population of Library Technical Assistant jobs: 23,656

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Library Technical Assistant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Administrative Assistant/ Graphic Associate
Jun 12
Chicago, IL, USA
BG Talent
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/GRAPHIC ASSOCIATE CONTRACT TO HIRE; $17 - $20 P/HR CHICAGO, IL ***must ... This position is designed to develop a valued technical expert, who, recognized and supported by ...
Administrative Assistant
Jun 11
Geneva, IL, USA
Radco Industries, Inc.
We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our team! You will perform clerical and ... An engineering-based company, we also offer expert technical support and an array of valuable ...
Administrative Assistant II (Part-Time) - Aurora
Jun 12
Aurora, Illinois, USA
University of Colorado
... Sciences Library; and twohospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a ...  * Assist in preparing materials for meetings, interviews, and other projects as assigned.
Training Coordinator
Jun 4
Chicago, IL, USA
... the technical and programmatic training for the core CEDA Weatherization curriculum. Job duties ... library. * Assist in the development of needed curricula, including but not limited to: training ...
Apr 8
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
... Technical Support * Database engineering, project Engineering, and AutoCAD * Quality control - commissioning verification * Assist in setting up engineering, programming, and graphics libraries ...
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