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Library Assistants, Clerical

in Massachusetts

Compile records, sort, shelve, issue, and receive library materials such as books, electronic media, pictures, cards, slides and microfilm. Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title. Register patrons to permit them to borrow books, periodicals, and other library materials. Excludes "Library Technicians" (25-4031).

Occupation Projection for Library Assistants, Clerical

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
434121  Library Assistants, Clerical 2,424 2,568 144 5.94 % 198 151 14 363 High school diploma or equivalent 

Library Assistants, Clerical Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    680  28 % 760  30 % 80  12 % $38,430
Information    170  7 % 160  6 % -10  -7 % $28,260
Other Information Services    170  7 % 160  6 % -10  -7 % $28,260
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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