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The average reference librarian salary in Arizona, United States is $53,205 or an hourly rate of $26. This is 6% lower (-$3,392) than the average reference librarian salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,091.
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An entry level reference librarian (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $38,754. On the other end, a senior level reference librarian (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $72,800.

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Job Description
Administer libraries and perform related library services. Work in a variety of settings, including public libraries, educational institutions, museums, corporations, government agencies, law firms, non-profit organizations, and healthcare providers. Tasks may include selecting, acquiring, cataloguing, classifying, circulating, and maintaining library materials; and furnishing reference, bibliographical, and readers' advisory services. May perform in-depth, strategic research, and synthesize, analyze, edit, and filter information. May set up or work with databases and information systems to catalogue and access information.

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