APA Salary Survey - Member Benefit

ALA organizational and corporate membership allows have instant access to the most comprehensive and accurate source for library employee salary information from the American Library Association's Office for Research and Statistics (ORS) and the ALA-Allied Professional Association (ALA-APA).   The Library Salary Database is available online and features salary information from the most recently published ALA-APA Library Salary Surveys of more than 65 librarian and non-MLS positions in academic and public libraries. 

 “Staff in ALA member institutions can easily find salary information that can assist with budget presentations, performance reviews, professional research, and salary comparisons with similar institutions”, says Keith Michael Fiels, ALA Executive Director.  

By accessing the database with your organizational or corporate ALA membership ID and password, you may search for salary information by position, library type, state and/or region. The Library Salary Database can be searched by state, four regions and five population sizes for public libraries and three types of academic libraries.  The database also gives national-level mean and quartile data.

For technical and content questions please contact the ALA-APA office at 800-545-2433, x2424 or lswader@ala.org.  Contact ALA Member and Customer Service for subscription questions at 800-545-2433, x5 or membership@ala.org.

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