Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers

Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers

NOC
0511

Manage and evaluate the activities of libraries, archives, museums, art galleries or departments within such institutions.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Undetermined
Undetermined

3 Year Job Openings

7
 

Median Hourly Wage

N/A

Median Salary

$43,940
 

Typically Required

University

Employed

51
 

% Working Full Time

87%
 

% Working Full Year

60%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of libraries, archives, museums, art galleries or departments within such institutions. They are employed in libraries, archives, museums and non-retail art galleries.

Main Duties

Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of a library or library system, archive or archive system, museum or art gallery or a technical department within such an institution
  • Develop and administer policies and programs
  • Prepare and administer budgets
  • Develop, promote and implement public relations and promotional programs
  • Prepare funding and grant applications and proposals
  • Prepare operational and financial reports, analyses and recommendations
  • Recruit and provide training for professional, technical and clerical staff
  • May perform the duties of a librarian, archivist or curator in smaller institutions.
  • Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers may specialize in a specific type of collection.

Also Known As

  • archives director
  • art gallery manager
  • assistant director of archives
  • chief librarian
  • library director
  • museum administrator
  • museum executive director
Requirements

Employment Requirements

Library managers

  • A graduate degree in library and information science and Several years of experience as a librarian, including supervisory experience are required.

Archive managers

  • A graduate degree in archival science or history and Several years of experience as an archivist or in historical research, including supervisory experience are required.

Museum and art gallery managers

  • A graduate degree related to a particular collection or a training program in arts administration and Several years of experience as a curator, conservator or artist or experience in other related museum and art gallery work are usually required.

Provincial Regulation

Not Provincially Regulated

Employment by Sex

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81.2%
Female
18.8%
Male
Employment by age

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0.0%
15-24
29.4%
25-34
17.6%
35-44
41.2%
45-54
11.8%
55-64
0.0%
65+
Employment by highest level of education

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by highest level of education achieved.

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0.0%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
13.3%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
0.0%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
0.0%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
86.7%
University - Bachelor Level or Above
Employment by Industry

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58.8%
Information and cultural industries
23.5%
Arts, entertainment and recreation
17.6%
Retail trade
0.0%
All Other Industries
Employment by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons employed in this occupation in New Brunswick by which economic region they reside in.

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12.50%
Northeast
25.00%
Southeast
31.30%
Southwest
18.80%
Central
12.50%
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

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Annual Median Salary by Economic Regions

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Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Hourly Median Wages by Economic Regions

The following represents the median hourly wage of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

No Data Available
Salary

This following represents the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation compared to the median salary of workers employed in this occupation that work full-time year-round.

All Workers Employed in this Occupation

$43,940

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$43,982

This following represents the median salary of persons employed in this occupation across each of the Atlantic Provinces and nationally.

New Brunswick

$43,940

Newfoundland

$32,919

Prince Edward Island

$44,220

Nova Scotia

$35,217

Canada

$52,176
Employment Outlook

The following represents the number of job openings that are expected to occur in this occupation over the next three and ten years respectively, broken down by openings expected to result from growth (“new jobs”) and openings expected to result from attrition (death and retirements).

Three Year Outlook

Total Openings: 3 Year

7
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

0
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

7
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

23
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

-3
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

26