Activity Assistant Demographics and Statistics In The US
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for activity assistants in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 15,372 activity assistants currently employed in the United States.
- 83.2% of all activity assistants are women, while 16.8% are men.
- The average age of an employed activity assistant is 43 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of activity assistants is White (57.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (18.4%), Black or African American (10.6%) and Asian (6.0%).
- Activity assistants are most in-demand in Indianapolis, IN.
- Washington, DC pays an annual average wage of $43,262, the highest in the US.
- In 2021, women earned 97% of what men earned.
- New Hampshire is the best state for activity assistants to live.
- Activity assistants are 75% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to education companies.
Activity Assistant Statistics By Gender
83.2% of activity assistants are women and 16.8% of activity assistants are men.
- Female, 83.2%
- Male, 16.8%
Activity Assistants By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Activity Assistant
Women Earn 97¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Activity Assistant Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the activity assistant position over time.
Activity Assistant Gender By Year
Activity Assistant Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, public health worker and rehabilitation engineer have the biggest difference in gender.
|Certified Lactation Counselor||3%||97%|
|Public Health Worker||81%||19%|
Activity Assistant Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among activity assistants is White, which makes up 57.7% of all activity assistants. Comparatively, there are 18.4% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 57.7%
- Hispanic or Latino, 18.4%
- Black or African American, 10.6%
- Asian, 6.0%
- Unknown, 5.2%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 2.1%
Activity Assistant Race
|Activity Assistant Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||18.4%|
|Black or African American||10.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||2.1%|
Activity Assistant Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among activity assistants.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Activity Assistant Race By Year
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Activity Assistant Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$30,656|
|Hispanic or Latino||$31,397|
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Average Age of an Activity Assistant
We determined the average age of activity assistants based on ethnicity and gender.
Activity Assistant Age By Race
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||41.5||46|
|Hispanic or Latino||38||37|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||48.5|
Activity Assistant Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of activity assistant employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of activity assistants is 40+ years old, which represents 58% of the population.
Activity Assistant Age
|Activity Assistant Years||Percentages|
Types of Activity Assistant Degree Levels
The most common degree for activity assistants is bachelor's degree 41% of activity assistants earn that degree. A close second is high school diploma with 23% and rounding it off is associate degree with 19%.
- Bachelors, 41%
- High School Diploma, 23%
- Associate, 19%
- Diploma, 6%
- Other Degrees, 11%
Activity Assistants By Education
|Activity Assistant Degree||Percentages|
|High School Diploma||23%|
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Activity Assistant Wage Gap By Education
|High School Diploma or Less||$28,822|
|Some College/ Associate Degree||$28,963|
Activity Assistant Employment Statistics
This section highlights information about where activity assistants work. We found most activity assistants work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most activity assistants is the health care industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire activity assistants.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
Activity Assistant Jobs By Employer Size
|< 50 employees||10%|
|50 - 100 employees||23%|
|100 - 500 employees||31%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||12%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||18%|
|> 10,000 employees||7%|
The Types Of Companies Activity Assistant Work In
Employees with the activity assistant job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most activity assistants prefer to work at private companies over education companies.
Activity Assistant Jobs By Sector
Top Industries Hiring Activity Assistants
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ activity assistants. Those industries include health care, education and non profits.
Activity Assistant Industry Statistics
Activity Assistant Turnover And Employment Statistics
Activity Assistant Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of activity assistants changed.
- Unemployment rate
Activity Assistant Unemployment Rate By Year
|Year||Activity Assistant Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Activity Assistant Stay in a Job
By looking over 22,552 activity assistants resumes, we figured out that the average activity assistant enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.
Less than one year
Activity Assistant Tenure
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||32%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Activity Assistants with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to activity assistants.
|Job Title||LGBT||Job Openings|
Activity Assistant LGBT Demographics
|Profession||Percentages of LGBT||Job Openings|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Activity Assistants
The most common foreign language among activity assistants is Spanish at 65.3%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 9.7% and German is the third-most popular at 3.2%.
- Spanish, 65.3%
- French, 9.7%
- German, 3.2%
- Chinese, 2.6%
- Portuguese, 2.3%
- Other, 16.9%
Activity Assistant Languages Spoken
Activity Assistant Jobs
Recently Added Activity Assistant Jobs
Activity Assistant Heatmaps
The amount you can make as an activity assistant can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of activity assistants is $33,484. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.
Where Do Activity Assistants Earn The Most?
Activity assistants earn the most in Maine, where the average activity assistant salary is $36,480. The map here shows where activity assistants earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.
Which State Has The Most Activity Assistants?
By looking through more than 22,552 resumes, we found that the most popular places for activity assistants are Chicago, IL and New York, NY.
Number Of Activity Assistant Jobs By State
|Rank||State||Number of Jobs||Average Salary|
|38||District of Columbia||58||$43,231|
Where Are Activity Assistants In High Demand?
Activity assistants are in high demand in Indianapolis, IN. There are currently 33 job openings for activity assistants here. We looked over job openings to determine where in the country activity assistants are in the most demand.