Assistant Department Head

Assistant Department Head Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$122,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Providence Health & Services
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does an assistant department head make?
Assistant Department Heads in America make, on average, $56,700 a year or $27.26 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $122,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. Most Assistant Department Head jobs are in Utilities companies and Education companies. States with the highest Assistant Department Head salaries include New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Minnesota, and New Hampshire. Most Assistant Department Heads spend 3.6 years in the position.
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Average Assistant Department Head Salary By Location

Assistant Department Heads in the United States of America make on average $56,700 a year or $27.26 per hour. The city with the highest Assistant Department Head salary is New York, NY at $95,401 per year. The New York, NY average entry-level salary for Assistant Department Heads is $40,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Assistant Department Head salaries are New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Minnesota, and New Hampshire. Kentucky, Georgia, Alaska, Utah, and South Carolina have the lowest reported salaries for Assistant Department Heads.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
New York, NY
New York, NY
$95,401
$95,401
2
2
Milford, CT
Milford, CT
$91,530
$91,530
3
3
Saint Louis Park, MN
Saint Louis Park, MN
$89,344
$89,344
4
4
Concord, NH
Concord, NH
$85,313
$85,313
5
5
Springfield, MA
Springfield, MA
$85,132
$85,132

Map of Assistant Department Head Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Assistant Department Heads earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Assistant Department Head Salary By Company

Assistant Department Heads can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Utilities companies and Education companies have the most job opportunities for Assistant Department Heads. Providence Health & Services and Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. are the highest paying companies. Companies like Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and UMass Memorial Health Care also report very competitive wages for Assistant Department Heads.

Assistant Department Head Salary History

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

National Average
San Mateo, CA

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Location
Date Added
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