Librarians and Media Collections Specialists
Expected pay range
Expected pay range
This represents the median earnings for this career in the selected county or state. In the range shown, 25% of workers earned less than the bottom salary and 25% earned more than the top salary. Data is provided by the Texas Workforce Commission.
- Median Salary
- 25th percentile
- 75th percentile
About librarians and media collections specialists
What they do
Administer and maintain libraries or collections of information, for public or private access through reference or borrowing. Work in a variety of settings, such as educational institutions, museums, and corporations, and with various types of informational materials, such as books, periodicals, recordings, films, and databases. Tasks may include acquiring, cataloging, and circulating library materials, and user services such as locating and organizing information, providing instruction on how to access information, and setting up and operating a library's media equipment.
Catalog Librarian, Instructional Technology Specialist, Librarian, Library Media Specialist, Media Specialist, Media Technician, Multimedia Services Coordinator, Reference and Instruction Librarian, Reference Librarian, Technical Services Librarian
Licenses and Certifications they may hold
How to decide which one is right? That depends on an individual’s career path, specialty, and resources.
Explore careers that have similar skills and duties as librarians and media collections specialists.
Social Science Research Assistants
Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary
In-demand careers have high-growth, high-demand, and emerging jobs critical to Texas. They are based on economic indicators like in-demand industries, labor market trends, and economic conditions, provided by the Texas Workforce Commission.