How much does a Library Assistant make?

Updated 20 Jan 2022
£20,905 /yr
Average Base Pay

197 salaries

£15K

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£21K

Average

£30K

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No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Library Assistant make? The national average salary for a Library Assistant is £20,905 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Library Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 197 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Library Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
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

£20,295

 /yr
Range: £20K - £20K
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£20K

£20K

£20,023 - £20,327 Range

Lancashire County Council
3.6

Lancashire County Council

Library Assistant

£20,492

 /yr
Range: £20K - £21K

£20K

£21K

£19,944 - £20,582 Range

Surrey County Council
3.5

Surrey County Council

Library Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £4 - £11

£4

£11

£4 - £11 Range

Bristol City Council
3.7

Bristol City Council

Library Assistant - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £10 - £12

£10

£12

£10 - £12 Range

Norfolk County Council
4.1

Norfolk County Council

Library Assistant - Hourly

£19

 /hr
Range: £10 - £54

£10

£54

£10 - £54 Range

Gloucestershire County Council
3.5

Gloucestershire County Council

Library Assistant

£20,492

 /yr
Range: £20K - £21K

£20K

£21K

£20,023 - £21,313 Range

Glasgow Life
3.8

Glasgow Life

Library Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £6 - £11

£6

£11

£6 - £11 Range

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Surrey County Council
3.5

Surrey County Council

Library Assistant

£20,234

 /yr
Range: £19K - £21K

£19K

£21K

£19,163 - £21,291 Range

East Sussex County Council
4.1

East Sussex County Council

Library Assistant

£20,090

 /yr
Range: £20K - £20K

£20K

£20K

£20,090 - £20,090 Range

Dorset Council
3.5

Dorset Council

Library Assistant - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Library Assistant - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £2 - £9

£2

£9

£2 - £9 Range

North Yorkshire County Council
4.5

North Yorkshire County Council

Library Assistant

£19,978

 /yr
Range: £14K - £22K

£14K

£22K

£14,169 - £22,279 Range

Hertfordshire County Council
4.1

Hertfordshire County Council

Library Assistant

£18,346

 /yr
Range: £15K - £22K

£15K

£22K

£14,827 - £22,179 Range

University of London
3.7

University of London

Library Assistant - Hourly

£12

 /hr
Range: £3 - £14

£3

£14

£3 - £14 Range

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils
4

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

Library Assistant

£24,237

 /yr
Range: £22K - £27K

£22K

£27K

£22,465 - £27,249 Range

Northamptonshire County Council
3.3

Northamptonshire County Council

Library Assistant

£17,848

 /yr
Range: £15K - £18K

£15K

£18K

£14,721 - £17,848 Range

London Borough of Hillingdon
3.5

London Borough of Hillingdon

Library Assistant

£22,145

 /yr
Range: £14K - £24K

£14K

£24K

£14,387 - £24,373 Range

University College London
4.3

University College London

Library Assistant - Hourly

£15

 /hr
Range: £10 - £15

£10

£15

£10 - £15 Range

University College London
4.3

University College London

Library Assistant

£28,410

 /yr
Range: £27K - £30K

£27K

£30K

£26,974 - £29,773 Range

King's College London
4.1

King's College London

Library Assistant

£25,904

 /yr
Range: £26K - £26K

£26K

£26K

£25,642 - £26,214 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 197 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Library Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Library Assistant in United Kingdom is £29,987 per year.

The lowest salary for a Library Assistant in United Kingdom is £14,574 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£29,577
per year
An Archivist in the Reading Area area reported making £29,577 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
£32,000
per year
An Archivist in the London Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£15,500
per year
An Archivist in the Gloucester Area area reported making £15,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Gloucester Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£11
hourly
A Library Assistant in the Guildford Area area reported making £11 per hour
Job Highlights
Guildford Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£23,831
per year
A Library Assistant in the Manchester Area area reported making £23,831 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£10
hourly
A Library Support Assistant in the Bristol Area area reported making £10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bristol Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
£1,326
monthly
A Library Assistant in the Manchester Area area reported making £1,326 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Manchester Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
£11,000
per year
A Library Assistant in the London Area area reported making £11,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
£550
monthly
A Library Assistant in the London Area area reported making £550 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government