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11.8% Jobs Projection
$25,260 Median Salary
390 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Clerical Library Assistants in Virginia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Clerical Library Assistants in Virginia is growing faster than average.

  • Clerical Library Assistants in Virginia earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Clerical Library Assistants Work in Virginia?

In Virginia, there were 2,840 people working as Clerical Library Assistants in the year 2018.

There were 2,660 Clerical Library Assistants employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 180 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,205 Clerical Library Assistants working in it, which means Virginia has more Clerical Library Assistants than average.


Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Clerical Library Assistants in this state are growing at a rate of 11.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.4%.


Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 390 annual Clerical Library Assistants job openings in Virginia, and 2,750 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 16,300 annual jobs and 114,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Clerical Library Assistants Make in Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Clerical Library Assistants ranged from $17,580 to $39,670 with $25,260 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $8.45 to $19.07. The median hourly rate was $12.15.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $12.99 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.84.

The median salary in Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Virginia Metros for Clerical Library Assistants

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Clerical Library Assistants.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 1,570 $26,670
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 710 $26,230
Richmond, VA 510 $26,100
Lynchburg, VA 100 $19,300
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA 80 $22,930
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 60 $20,210
Roanoke, VA 60 $23,700
Harrisonburg, VA 40 $26,300
Charlottesville, VA 40 $23,940

Top States for Clerical Library Assistants Employment

The table below shows the states where most Clerical Library Assistants work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 8,570 $32,970
New York 6,630 $30,930
Illinois 5,950 $24,760
Pennsylvania 5,380 $22,880
Texas 5,130 $26,110
Ohio 5,050 $24,720
Michigan 4,180 $23,030
Florida 3,650 $25,980
Virginia 2,840 $25,260
New Jersey 2,810 $30,860
Indiana 2,680 $24,010
Minnesota 1,970 $33,340
Massachusetts 1,970 $31,290
North Carolina 1,840 $26,410
Washington 1,760 $32,870
Connecticut 1,670 $30,260
Iowa 1,640 $22,300
Maryland 1,620 $26,980
Missouri 1,530 $19,940
Georgia 1,470 $24,090

Below are the states where Clerical Library Assistants get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $47,170
Oregon $36,210
Nevada $35,690
Alaska $33,680
Minnesota $33,340
Wisconsin $33,060
California $32,970
Washington $32,870
Massachusetts $31,290
Hawaii $31,250


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