Activity Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$30,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$40,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Fairview Health Services
Highest Paying City
San Mateo, CA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does an activity assistant make?
Activity Assistants in America make, on average, $30,474 a year or $14.65 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 18,000. The top 10 percent earn over $40,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $22,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Activity Assistants are Health Care companies and Non Profits companies. Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, New Jersey, and California are some of the states with the best Activity Assistant salaries in the US. Most Activity Assistants spend 1.9 years in the position.
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Average Activity Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Activity Assistant in the USA is $30,474 annually or $14.65 hourly. San Mateo, CA reports the highest annual salary for Activity Assistants at 34,614. Not only that, San Mateo, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $21,000. Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, New Jersey, and California are the top 5 highest earning states for Activity Assistants. Indiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Utah, and Mississippi are the lowest earners.

Map of Activity Assistant Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Activity Assistants earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Activity Assistant Salary By Company

Activity Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies have the most job opportunities for Activity Assistants. Activity Assistants at Fairview Health Services and Sanford Health report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like St. Anthony Regional Hospital and Avera Health report highly competitive salaries for Activity Assistants.

Activity Assistant Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Activity Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Activity Assistant can range from $24,356 to $33,942 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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