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The average research librarian salary in Alabama, United States is $40,560 or an hourly rate of $20. This is 7% lower (-$3,215) than the average research librarian salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $702.
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An entry level research librarian (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $30,868. On the other end, a senior level research librarian (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $51,735.

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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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