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How much does a Library Assistant make?

Updated 16 Sep 2021
£20,905 /yr
Average Base Pay

198 salaries

£15K

Low

£21K

Average

£30K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Library Assistant is £20,905 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Library Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 198 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Library Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

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Library Assistant£20,905 /yr
L3
Senior Library Assistant£23,834 /yr
L4
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Hertfordshire County Council
4.1

Hertfordshire County Council

Library Assistant

£19,587

 /yr
Range: £19K - £20K
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£19K

£20K

£19,324 - £19,618 Range

Lancashire County Council
3.8

Lancashire County Council

Library Assistant

£19,778

 /yr
Range: £19K - £20K

£19K

£20K

£19,248 - £19,864 Range

Norfolk County Council
4.2

Norfolk County Council

Library Assistant - Hourly

£18

 /hr
Range: £9 - £53

£9

£53

£9 - £53 Range

Gloucestershire County Council
3.5

Gloucestershire County Council

Library Assistant

£19,778

 /yr
Range: £19K - £21K

£19K

£21K

£19,324 - £20,569 Range

East Sussex County Council
4.2

East Sussex County Council

Library Assistant

£19,390

 /yr
Range: £19K - £19K

£19K

£19K

£19,390 - £19,390 Range

Surrey County Council
3.4

Surrey County Council

Library Assistant

£19,528

 /yr
Range: £18K - £21K

£18K

£21K

£18,495 - £20,549 Range

Surrey County Council
3.4

Surrey County Council

Library Assistant

£18,472

 /yr
Range: £7K - £23K

£7K

£23K

£7,227 - £23,183 Range

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Dorset Council
3.4

Dorset Council

Library Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

Glasgow Life
3.8

Glasgow Life

Library Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £6 - £11

£6

£11

£6 - £11 Range

Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Library Assistant - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £2 - £9

£2

£9

£2 - £9 Range

North Yorkshire County Council
4.3

North Yorkshire County Council

Library Assistant

£19,282

 /yr
Range: £14K - £22K

£14K

£22K

£13,675 - £21,502 Range

Hertfordshire County Council
4.1

Hertfordshire County Council

Library Assistant

£17,706

 /yr
Range: £14K - £21K

£14K

£21K

£14,400 - £21,405 Range

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils
4.1

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

Library Assistant

£23,467

 /yr
Range: £22K - £26K

£22K

£26K

£21,681 - £26,298 Range

Northamptonshire County Council
3.2

Northamptonshire County Council

Library Assistant

£16,823

 /yr
Range: £14K - £17K

£14K

£17K

£14,208 - £16,823 Range

University College London
4.3

University College London

Library Assistant - Hourly

£14

 /hr
Range: £10 - £15

£10

£15

£10 - £15 Range

King's College London
4.1

King's College London

Library Assistant

£25,000

 /yr
Range: £25K - £25K

£25K

£25K

£24,748 - £25,299 Range

University of Nottingham
4.3

University of Nottingham

Library Assistant

£19,019

 /yr
Range: £13K - £21K

£13K

£21K

£12,500 - £21,000 Range

Lancashire County Council
3.8

Lancashire County Council

Library Assistant

£14,000

 /yr
Range: £10K - £15K

£10K

£15K

£9,815 - £14,839 Range

GLL
3.4

GLL

Library Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £11

£8

£11

£8 - £11 Range

University of Sussex
4.4

University of Sussex

Library Assistant - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £3 - £10

£3

£10

£3 - £10 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Library Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Library Assistant is £20,905 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Library Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 198 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Library Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Library Assistant in United Kingdom is £29,958 per year.

The lowest salary for a Library Assistant in United Kingdom is £14,587 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent library assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£26,298
per year
A Library Assistant in the London Area area reported making £26,298 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
£20,000
per year
A Library Assistant in the Liverpool Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£9
hourly
An Information Assistant in the Aberdeen Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
Aberdeen Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£21,000
per year
A Library Assistant in the London Area area reported making £21,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£38,000
per year
An Archivist in the London Area area reported making £38,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£26,000
per year
A Project Archivist in the Swindon Area area reported making £26,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Swindon Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£17,500
per year
A Library Assistant in the Belfast Area area reported making £17,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Belfast Area area
 
Part-time
501 to 1000 employees
£23,249
per year
A Library Assistant in the London Area area reported making £23,249 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£28,000
per year
A Group Archivist in the Manchester Area area reported making £28,000 per year
Additional Pay
£450 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private