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In 2005, librarians’ salaries at ZSR were 25% lower than the median level of their peers according to national salary surveys. The then library director (now Dean) Lynn Sutton spearheaded a major initiative that included compensation and classification reviews, revised job descriptions, and advocacy within the University to raise the wages for both exempt and non-exempt workers. A five year plan was approved to bring all employees to the median level. Thanks to Dr. Sutton’s efforts, the plan actually was completed 2 years ahead of schedule, in 2008. This work …