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Librarians and Media Collections Specialists (25-4022) in New Haven Labor Market Area
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New Haven LMA (1Q 2023)
All Industry
Estimated employment570
Mean wage$38.95
Entry wage$25.88
10th percentile wage$23.81
50th percentile wage$38.87
90th percentile wage$51.85
 Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Web Search Portals, Libraries, Archives, and Other Information Services24041.9%
Educational Services19033.0%
Public Administration13023.2%
 Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Educational Services190$39.99
Web Search Portals, Libraries, Archives, and Other Information Services240$39.77
Public Administration130$30.18
Librarians and Media Collections Specialists (25-4022)
Administer and maintain libraries or collections of information, for public or private access through reference or borrowing. Work in a variety of settings, such as educational institutions, museums, and corporations, and with various types of informational materials, such as books, periodicals, recordings, films, and databases. Tasks may include acquiring, cataloging, and circulating library materials, and user services such as locating and organizing information, providing instruction on how to access information, and setting up and operating a librarys media equipment.
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational GroupDifference
Current  $38.87 $39.06 -$0.19
YearThis OccupationCompared to All OccupationsDifference
Current  $38.87 $25.00 $13.87
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2023
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven $38.87  570  
Bridgeport-Stamford $37.64  520  
Danbury $37.55  80  
Hartford $37.21  820  
Waterbury $30.40  80  
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Hartford $37.21  820  
New Haven $38.87  570  
Bridgeport-Stamford $37.64  520  
Norwich-New London $29.50  160  
Waterbury $30.40  80  
Wages in other areas
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