The average annual and hourly salaries for librarians in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of librarians amongst Florida cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$39,730|
|25th Percentile Wage||$45,950|
|50th Percentile Wage||$56,520|
|75th Percentile Wage||$70,410|
|90th Percentile Wage||$82,560|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for librarians in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,730.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of librarians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of librarians in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of librarians in state of Florida ranges from $38,870 to $74,800. The highest paying area for librarians in Florida is Naples-Marco Island with a median annual salary of $74,800. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Punta Gorda (mean annual salary $70,540). The lowest paying area is Ocala with a median annual salary of $38,870.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Punta Gorda|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |