Queens Library is one of the most celebrated public libraries in the country and offers opportunities for you to advance your career, further your education, and build your professional credentials. We offer competitive salaries, a wide-ranging benefits packages which includes generous vacation and sick pay; medical, dental and vision coverage; life insurance; pension; 403B, deferred compensation and more. We are also known worldwide for our professional networking opportunities and the diversity of our staff.

The Queens Library offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Up to 100% Library paid health coverage for individual and Family
  • Library paid Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • Participation in the NYS Employees Retirement System where employees make a contribution of their gross salary, starting at 3% with a cap of 6%
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Minimum 3 weeks’ vacation
  • 12 Paid Holidays


Additional Benefits:

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Paid attendance at professional conferences
  • Flexible spending accounts program
  • Pretax Supplemental Retirement Options (403B)
  • Commuter Qualified Transportation plans
  • Relocation Assistance (if qualified)
  • Long Term Disability and Voluntary Term Life Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance