Field Descriptions for Salaries Statistics File 2008
Data from this file was used to print the 7-1-2008 Public Library Salaries Report
||Unique identifier for each library - Code contains the name of the municipality and for municipalities with multiple independent libraries, part of the library name.
|TOWNSNAME||Name of the municipality in which the library is located.|
||2007 population estimate served by the library.
Population Grouping the library is in.A= 1-1,999
|REGION||Library region in which municipality is located
||Indicates multiple independent libraries within the municipality.
||Director's actual salary as of 7/1/2008.
||"MLS" indicates library's director holds and MLS degree.|
Minimum hourly compensation in the range reported by the library. When this field is blank and xxMAX contains a value, only one hourly figure was reported. List of codes substituted for xx follows:LD=Library Director
AL=Adult Reference Services-Staff Librarian
CL-Children's Ref. Services-Staff Librarian
XL=Circulation Services-Staff Librarian
TL=Technical Services-Staff Librarian
YL-YA Services-Staff Librarian
OL=Other Staff Librarian
ST=Library Assoc./Senior Library Technician
||Maximum hourly compensation in the range reported by the library. See above position list to substitute for xx.|
||Entry Level MLS Salary.|