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Library Technician Salary Information in Columbia, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of library technicians in Columbia, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of library technicians in Columbia is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Library Technicians in Columbia, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,010
25th Percentile Wage
$26,350
50th Percentile Wage
$29,980
75th Percentile Wage
$35,520
90th Percentile Wage
$39,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for library technicians in Columbia, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $39,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,010.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of library technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$29,980
10.51% 13.78%
2016
$26,830
3.62% -
2015
$25,860
1.43% -
2014
$25,490
-2.43% -
2013
$26,110
1.00% -
2012
$25,850
- -

Table 3. Compare Library Technician Salary in Columbia with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $29,980 in Columbia is in the middle of salary range for library technicians in state of Missouri. In comparison, the annual salary of library technicians in Columbia is 23.6 percent (23.6%) lower than that in the highest paying St Louis and 39.1 percent (39.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Louis
$39,240
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$33,430
Columbia
$29,980
Kansas City
$29,360
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
$29,130
Jefferson City
$28,760
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$28,060
Springfield
$28,040
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$25,750
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$24,000
Joplin
$20,000
St Joseph
$19,340
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$18,270



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbia, Missouri.