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Library Technician Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for library technicians in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of library technicians amongst New Jersey 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Library Technicians in New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,360
25th Percentile Wage
$29,680
50th Percentile Wage
$38,540
75th Percentile Wage
$52,340
90th Percentile Wage
$61,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for library technicians in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.75
25th Percentile Wage
$14.27
50th Percentile Wage
$18.53
75th Percentile Wage
$25.16
90th Percentile Wage
$29.52

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for library technicians in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.52. The median hourly salary is $18.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.75.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of library technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,540-3.84%6.41%
201540,0201.82%-
201439,2903.11%-
201338,0705.25%-
201236,070--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Library Technicians in New Jersey Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of library technicians in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of library technicians in state of New Jersey ranges from $26,360 to $51,540. The highest paying area for library technicians in New Jersey is Atlantic City-Hammonton with a median annual salary of $51,540. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Ocean City (mean annual salary $47,370). The lowest paying area is Camden with a median annual salary of $26,360.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$51,540
Ocean City
$47,370
Trenton-Ewing
$45,270
Wilmington
$42,430
Edison-New Brunswick
$38,080
Camden
$26,360


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