Mississippi Librarians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Librarians in Mississippi

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Fast Facts for Librarians in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pascagoula and Hattiesburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gulfport and Jackson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Gulfport

Salaries for Librarians in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gulfport and Pascagoula

Schools for Librarians in Mississippi are listed below.

Selected Librarian Schools in Mississippi

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More Mississippi Librarian Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Itawamba Community College Fulton Associate 5,871
University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg Doctorate 14,592

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Librarians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Mississippi. 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


Gulfport 150 $48940 1.09
Biloxi 150 $48940 1.09
Pascagoula 150 $48940 1.09
Hattiesburg 80 $41510 1.42
Jackson 330 $43240 1.32
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