Library Technician Salary Information in Memphis, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of library technicians in Memphis, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of library technicians in Memphis 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 Memphis, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,840
25th Percentile Wage
$21,910
50th Percentile Wage
$25,640
75th Percentile Wage
$30,770
90th Percentile Wage
$36,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for library technicians in Memphis, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $36,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $25,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,840.

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
$25,640
-0.94% -3.28%
2016
$25,880
-8.77% -
2015
$28,150
4.09% -
2014
$27,000
-3.07% -
2013
$27,830
4.85% -
2012
$26,480
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $25,640 in Memphis is in the middle of salary range for library technicians in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of library technicians in Memphis is 46.7 percent (46.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Chattanooga and 29.6 percent (29.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chattanooga
$48,080
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$32,330
Knoxville
$31,120
Clarksville
$27,830
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$26,910
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$26,870
Memphis
$25,640
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$20,930
Johnson City
$19,590
Cleveland
$18,060
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$18,050



See also: Top paying jobs in Memphis, Tennessee.