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Library Technician Salary Information in Chattanooga, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of library technicians in Chattanooga, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of library technicians in Chattanooga is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Library Technicians in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,980
25th Percentile Wage
$30,850
50th Percentile Wage
$48,080
75th Percentile Wage
$57,230
90th Percentile Wage
$62,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for library technicians in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,980.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.11
25th Percentile Wage
$14.83
50th Percentile Wage
$23.12
75th Percentile Wage
$27.51
90th Percentile Wage
$30.18

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for library technicians in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $30.18. The median hourly salary is $23.12. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.11.

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
201648,0806.55%47.80%
201544,93019.07%-
201436,36025.33%-
201327,1507.55%-
201225,100--

Table 3. Compare Library Technician Salary in Chattanooga with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $48,080, Chattanooga is the highest paying city for library technicians in state of Tennessee, followed by South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $32,330). In comparison, the median annual salary of library technicians in Chattanooga is 32.8 percent (32.8%) higher than that in South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chattanooga
$48,080
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$32,330
Knoxville
$30,240
Clarksville
$27,200
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$26,520
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$26,290
Memphis
$25,880
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$24,380
Johnson City
$19,590
Cleveland
$18,060
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$18,000

See also: Top paying jobs in Chattanooga, Tennessee.