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Technical Librarian Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$67,698 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technical Librarian is $67,698 a year and $33 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Technical Librarian is between $49,036 and $83,196. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Technical Librarian. 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

  • Manages library or section containing technical materials for industrial, commercial, or governmental organizations, or for such institutions as schools and hospitals.
  • Selects, orders, organizes, disseminates, and controls special collections of technical books, periodicals, manufacturers' catalogs and specifications, slides, film strips, motion pictures, microforms, journal reprints, and other reference materials.
  • Directs or performs the tasks of classification, indexing, cataloging, shelving, and circulation of technical materials.
Technical Librarian Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Librarians

Job family population: 126,800

Estimated population of Technical Librarian jobs: 5,422

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Technical Librarian Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

NEW! Medical Receptionist
Mar 7
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FGM Pediatrics
Maintain medical records, technical library, or correspondence files. * Organized end of day encounters, deposits and patient charts in preparation for next business day. * Transmit correspondence or ...
eCommerce Technical Consultant
Apr 25
Chicago, United States
Many of our projects push up against the boundaries of what standard tools and libraries can do. ... technical problems, and enable our customers to operate at the scale they need to in order to ...
CLS Technical Supoort Specialist
Apr 8
Momence, USA
Follett Corporation
Knowledge of various library automation systems. * Knowledge of AACR2, RDA and Dewey/LC ... Provides technical and procedural support for Customized Library Services. Responsible for ...
Technical Writer - Standard Operating Procedures SOP - Immediate Start Temp-to-Hire (MP#319144)
Mar 21
Franklin Park, IL, USA
Barton Staffing Solutions
SOP writing Experience and bringing a library of procedural templates for SOP' s a valuable plus to land this role. * Associate's degree in Writing or English * Affinity for engineering and technical ...
Technical Director/Video Production Specialist
Apr 26
Schaumburg, United States
Provide technical support, maintenance, operation and some live engineering in support of ... Develop production schedules and help manage video library * Strong storytelling experience and ...
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