ARL Annual Salary Survey 2019–2020

This report analyzes salary data for professional staff working in 123 of the 124 ARL member libraries during 2019–2020. Data are reported for 10,691 professional staff from 115 of the 116 university ARL libraries in Canada and the United States and for 3,154 professional staff of the 8 US federal and public ARL libraries. In the Salary Survey, data for university library staff are usually reported in three distinct groups: general library systems, health sciences libraries, and law libraries. The ARL Annual Salary Survey analyzes salary data from a number of different perspectives, including race, ethnicity, sex, years of experience, geographic region, and professional position.

Downloadable Microsoft Excel file of data tables

Mian, Anam. ARL Annual Salary Survey 2019–2020. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries, 2020.

https://doi.org/10.29242/salary.2019-2020

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ARL Annual Salary Survey 2019–2020

Keyword(s): research libraries; salary data; salary trends; salaries; library professional staff
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This report analyzes salary data for professional staff working in 123 of the 124 ARL member libraries during 2019–2020. Data are reported for 10,691 professional staff from 115 of the 116 university ARL libraries in Canada and the United States and for 3,154 professional staff of the 8 US federal and public ARL libraries. In the Salary Survey, data for university library staff are usually reported in three distinct groups: general library systems, health sciences libraries, and law libraries. The ARL Annual Salary Survey analyzes salary data from a number of different perspectives, including race, ethnicity, sex, years of experience, geographic region, and professional position.

Downloadable Microsoft Excel file of data tables

Mian, Anam. ARL Annual Salary Survey 2019–2020. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries, 2020.