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Library Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,712 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$817

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Library Technician is $46,712 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Library Technician is between $34,928 and $56,550. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Library Technician. 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

Description:
  • 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 Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Library Technicians

Job family population: 90,030

Estimated population of Library Technician jobs: 23,656

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$54,152
5 Year Change:
16 %

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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 Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Open Educational Resources/Reference Librarian (part-time, less than 20 hours/wk.)
Apr 26
Cicero, United States
Morton College
Provide Library instruction to patrons. Job Duties: • Becomes familiar with the growing number of OER repositories, the breadth and depth of the subjects covered. • Creates handouts and digital ...
Fabrication Design Layout Engineer
Jul 11
Bensenville, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering
... library and program parts for Manufacturing. · Modify customer prints to match Ace fabrication ... Technical Engineering - With over a 40 year singular focus on technical, engineering and technician ...
Technical Support
May 9
Deerfield, IL, USA
Jobco Staffing Inc
Troubleshooting system problems and remotely resolving technical and operational issues Deploying field technicians and/or communicating issues with vendors for resolution Software Knowledge in any ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Library Technician is $46,712 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Library Technician is between $34,928 and $56,550. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Library Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Library Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Open Educational Resources/Reference Librarian (part-time, less than 20 hours/wk.)
Apr 26
Cicero, United States
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Provide Library instruction to patrons. Job Duties: • Becomes familiar with the growing number of OER repositories, the breadth and depth of the subjects covered. • Creates handouts and digital ...
Fabrication Design Layout Engineer
Jul 11
Bensenville, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering
... library and program parts for Manufacturing. · Modify customer prints to match Ace fabrication ... Technical Engineering - With over a 40 year singular focus on technical, engineering and technician ...
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