ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$63,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$63,000
Median 50%
$148,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Saunders
Highest Paying City
Huntington, WV
Highest Paying State
West Virginia
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does an assistant make?
Assistants in America make, on average, $63,975 a year or $30.76 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $149,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $27,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Assistants are Retail companies and Health Care companies. Some of the states with the best Assistant salaries are West Virginia, Kentucky, District of Columbia, Virginia, and Maryland. The typical tenure for an Assistant is 2.0 years.

Average Assistant Salary By Company

If you are an Assistant, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Assistants are in Retail companies and Health Care companies. Saunders and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences are the highest paying companies. Companies like NECCO and Altru Health System also pay high salaries to their Assistants.

Average Assistant Salary By Location

Assistants in the US makes an average salary of $63,975 per year or $30.76 per hour. The top city when it comes to Assistant salaries is Huntington, WV at $124,272 per year. Even an entry-level Assistant makes $52,000 per year in Huntington, WV. The highest earning states when it comes to Assistant salaries are West Virginia, Kentucky, District of Columbia, Virginia, and Maryland. Oklahoma, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Colorado have the lowest reported salaries for Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Huntington, WV
$124,272
2
Cincinnati, OH
$99,167
3
Washington, DC
$95,568
4
Knoxville, TN
$95,369
5
Baltimore, MD
$87,162

Average Assistant Salary By Industry

Assistant salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Real Estate companies, Health Care companies, and Retail companies pay their Assistants well. Salaries for Assistants in Real Estate companies average $76,706 annually, while Health Care companies and Retail companies pay $68,613 and $67,630, respectively. The average salary for Assistants in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $58,723.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Real Estate
$76,706
2
Health Care
$68,613
3
Retail
$67,630
4
Manufacturing
$63,815
5
Hospitality
$61,711

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Confidential
Assistant
Tacoma, WA
10/31/2019
$45,612
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Assistant
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$35,479
Amazon
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$31,305
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10/31/2019
$45,612
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$80,871
Amazon
Assistant
10/31/2019
$32,870
Amazon
Assistant
San Jose, CA
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$32,140
Golden State Youth Orchestra
Assistant
10/31/2019
$46,832
Amazon
Assistant
10/31/2019
$31,305
Amazon
Assistant
10/31/2019
$31,305
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