Librarian Salary in Canada

Librarian Salary in Canada

According to the latest figures, in Canada, a librarian earned a median wage of $30.22/hr in 2016.

In 2016, librarians reported the highest median wages in Ontario.


Wages ($/hr)

Province/Territory Low Median High
Canada 17 30.22 49
Ontario 16.41 31.62 53.85
Alberta 18.03 27.03 52.75
Saskatchewan 15.82 28.47 50.05
Manitoba 16.18 27.17 46.22
New Brunswick 21 27.83 44.97
Newfoundland and Labrador 21 27.83 44.97
Nova Scotia 21 27.5 43.96
Québec 13.5 25 43.96
British Columbia 19.71 27.47 42.31
Northwest Territories N/A N/A N/A
Nunavut N/A N/A N/A
Prince Edward Island N/A N/A N/A
Yukon N/A N/A N/A
Source: Job Bank. November 2016*

*Wages are reviewed and updated on the Job Bank Web site on an annual basis.


This occupation is not regulated in Canada. This means that you are not required to be registered with one of the provincial or territorial regulatory bodies to be authorized to practise this occupation in Canada.

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