Librarians

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Librarians select, develop, organize and maintain library collections and provide advisory services for users. They are employed in libraries or other establishments with library services throughout the public and private sectors.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Art Librarian
  • Associate Librarian
  • Automation Librarian
  • Bibliographer
  • Bookmobile Librarian
  • Cataloguer - Library
  • Children's Services Librarian
  • Classifier - Library
  • Computer Search Librarian
  • Cybrarian
  • Database Librarian
  • Documentation Librarian
  • Health Librarian
  • Iconographer
  • Information And Reference Librarian
  • Information Services Librarian
  • Law Librarian
  • Liaison Librarian
  • Librarian
  • Library Consultant
  • Library Co-ordinator
  • Library Supervisor
  • Medical Librarian
  • Multimedia Librarian
  • Music Librarian
  • Music Librarian - Broadcasting
  • Periodicals Librarian
  • Reference Librarian
  • Resource Sharing And Processing Librarian
  • Scientific Librarian
  • Technical Services Librarian
  • Unit Head Librarian
  • Bibliographer
  • Cataloguer - Library
  • Cybrarian
  • Liaison Librarian
  • Librarian
  • Library Consultant
  • Library Supervisor

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for librarians.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $74,311
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $60,143
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for librarians.

Sex Median Income
Male $59,923
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (1 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for librarians.

$39,000.00
Lowest Observed
$39,000.00
Highest Observed
$39,000.00
25th Percentile
$39,000.00
Average
$39,000.00
Median
$39,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for librarians

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 10
35 to 44 years 20
45 to 54 years 10
55 to 64 years 40
65 to 74 years 10
75 years and over 0
Total 80
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for librarians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 25
Part Time 60
Total 85
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for librarians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 10
Female 80
Total 90
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for librarians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 85
Self Employed 0
Total 85
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for librarians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 85
Unemployed 0
Total 80
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for librarians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 80
Total 90
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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