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Earnings

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) does not provide salary information for library media specialists, but it does provide salary data for librarians (a category which includes library media specialists who have a master's degree in library and information science). Librarians had median annual earnings of $56,880 in May 2015, according to the DOL. Ten percent earned less than $33,810, and 10 percent earned more than $88,530. Media specialists who act as a faculty adviser to student teams and clubs usually receive additional compensation. 

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