North Carolina Librarians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Librarians in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Librarians in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Durham, Fayetteville and Winston-Salem
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Wilmington, Goldsboro and Hickory
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Greensboro

Salaries for Librarians in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Durham, Raleigh and Wilmington

Schools for Librarians in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Librarian Schools in North Carolina

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More North Carolina Librarian Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Appalachian State University Boone Doctorate 15,871
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
North Carolina Central University Durham Masters & First Professional 8,383
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro Doctorate 18,627

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Librarians

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

North Carolina

Asheville 170 $48290 1.01
Fayetteville 170 $46670 1.41
Goldsboro 40 $46140 1.1
Greensboro 380 $48980 1.14
High Point 380 $48980 1.14
Greenville 90 $50630 1.28
Hickory 130 $44630 0.95
Lenoir 130 $44630 0.95
Morganton 130 $44630 0.95
Jacksonville 50 $49820 1.05
Burlington 80 $50110 1.39
Durham 590 $60150 2.14
Chapel Hill 590 $60150 2.14
Raleigh 640 $55400 1.19
Rocky Mount 60 $43220 1.16
New Bern 60 $45940 1.45
Wilmington 80 $47960 0.71
Winston 300 $48490 1.22
Salem 300 $48490 1.22
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