Connecticut Librarians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Librarians in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Librarians in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: New Haven, Norwich and Waterbury
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bridgeport, Hartford and Danbury
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport

Salaries for Librarians in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Haven, Bridgeport and Waterbury

Schools for Librarians in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Librarian Schools in Connecticut

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Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Library and Information Sciences
  • Degrees: Master

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Management in Library and Information Science - Urban Public Librarianship, Online Master of Management in Library and Information Science - Academic Librarianship, Online Master of Management in Library and Information Science, more...
  • Degrees: Master
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More Connecticut Librarian Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Southern Connecticut State University New Haven Doctorate 11,930

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Librarians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Librarians relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Hartford 850 $67830 1.55
West Hartford 850 $67830 1.55
East Hartford 850 $67830 1.55
New Haven 580 $62810 2.19
Waterbury 70 $62480 1.1
Bridgeport 470 $75780 1.17
Stamford 470 $75780 1.17
Norwalk 470 $75780 1.17
Danbury 80 $66960 1.09
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