Alternate Job Titles: Head Cataloging Librarian, Head Catalogue Librarian
How much does a Head Cataloging Librarian make? The median annual Head Cataloging Librarian salary is $65,461, as of January 30, 2017, with a range usually between $54,946-$81,357, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Head Cataloging Librarian in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Head Cataloging Librarian in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Head Cataloging Librarian in the United States is $65,461, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Head Cataloging Librarian in the United States are expected to make less than $65,461.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Head Cataloging Librarian that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Head Cataloging Librarian are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of February 2017
Responsible for overseeing the library's cataloging system for its collection of books, serial publications, documents, audiovisual, and other materials. Develops and implements strategies for creating and maintaining the catalog. Ensures that information about the library's collection is easily accessible and accurate. May require a master's degree in area of specialty and at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description