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11.8% Jobs Projection
$73,250 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Library Science Professors in New Jersey are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Library Science Professors in New Jersey is growing faster than average.

  • Library Science Professors in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Library Science Professors Work in New Jersey?

140 people worked as Library Science Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 160 Library Science Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 95 Library Science Professors working in it, which means New Jersey has more Library Science Professors than average.


Job Projections for New Jersey

Jobs for Library Science Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 11.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.3%.


New Jersey Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 190 jobs for New Jersey Library Science Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 500 annual jobs and 6,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Library Science Professors Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Library Science Professors ranged from $45,200 to $110,430 with $73,250 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top New Jersey Metros for Library Science Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Library Science Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 490 $81,730
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 110 $79,560

Top States for Library Science Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Library Science Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 450 $83,840
Illinois 390 $63,770
Texas 380 $66,300
Pennsylvania 350 $75,160
Ohio 240 $67,300
California 240 $90,950
Michigan 200 $85,790
Georgia 170 $54,280
Tennessee 150 $69,300
Minnesota 150 $73,080
New Jersey 140 $73,250
North Carolina 120 $67,440
Colorado 110 $68,470
Alabama 110 $74,870
Oklahoma 100 $61,780
Washington 90 $91,670
Indiana 70 $75,180
Missouri 70 $69,900
Maryland 70 $99,120
Mississippi 60 $58,390

Below are the states where Library Science Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Maryland $99,120
Washington $91,670
California $90,950
Michigan $85,790
New York $83,840
Indiana $75,180
Pennsylvania $75,160
Oregon $75,150
Alabama $74,870
Iowa $74,270

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