Library Technicians in New York
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Library Technicians in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Library Technicians in New York is growing faster than average.
Library Technicians in New York earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Library Technicians Work in New York?
8,120 people worked as Library Technicians in 2018 in this state.
There were 8,010 Library Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 110 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 1,200 Library Technicians working in it, which means New York has more Library Technicians than average.
Job Projections for New York
Jobs for Library Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 8.8% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.1%.
New York Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 1,200 annual job openings, and a total of 9,030 jobs for New York Library Technicians in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 14,400 annual jobs and 108,200 total jobs in 2026.
What do Library Technicians Make in New York?
In 2018 wages for Library Technicians ranged from $21,820 to $55,130 with $30,600 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $10.49 to $26.5. The median hourly rate was $14.71.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $13.79 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $0.92.
The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New York Metros for Library Technicians
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Library Technicians.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||7,640||$34,030|
|Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY||530||$23,630|
|Glens Falls, NY||40||$27,960|
|Watertown-Fort Drum, NY||40||$24,440|
Top States for Library Technicians Employment
View the list below to see where most Library Technicians work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Library Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$48,860|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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