Finance Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$42,000
$26,000
$42,000
$67,000
Did you know that the average Finance Assistant makes $42,467 per year? That's valued at $20.42 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $26,000 and $67,000, meaning Finance Assistants have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most Finance Assistants find a job with Professional and Health Care companies, while others work for Finance, Professional, and Health Care companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Washington, New Jersey and Massachusetts are the top states in the U.S. to pay Finance Assistants the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Boston, MA
$51,209
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Map of Finance Assistant Salaries

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

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Average Finance Assistant Salary By Location

While a Finance Assistant can average a salary of $42,467 per year, or $20.42 per hour, there are many opportunities for Finance Assistants to make more. For example, in Washington, DC you might make $57,162 per year. Other high-paying locations include Boston, MA, Jersey City, NJ and New Haven, CT. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Washington, DC where the average starting salary is $33,000. The highest paying states for Finance Assistants include Washington, New Jersey and Massachusetts. Meanwhile, Arizona, Mississippi, and New Mexico offer the lowest salaries.

Average Finance Assistant Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Barclays Capital and HNTB as they offer the highest salaries for Finance Assistants.

The largest raises come from changing jobs.

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Average Finance Assistant Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Finance Assistant salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Finance, Professional, and Health Care companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Finance Assistants. For example, Finance Assistants make a whopping average salary of $56,787 while working for Finance companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $42,177 at Professional companies and $39,352 at Health Care companies. But Finance Assistants may want to avoid working in the Manufacturing industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $35,678.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$56,787
$57k
Professional
Professional
$42,177
$42k
Health Care
Health Care
$39,352
$39k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$38,714
$39k
Education
Education
$36,700
$37k
Retail
Retail
$36,475
$36k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$35,678
$36k

Finance Assistant Salary History

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Finance Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Finance Assistant can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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.

Recently Added Finance Assistant Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
George Mason University
George Mason University
Finance Assistant
Finance Assistant
Finance Assistant
06/19/2020
06/19/2020
$52,175
$52,175
06/19/2020
Finance Assistant
Finance Assistant
06/13/2020
06/13/2020
$33,392
$33,392
06/13/2020
United States Courts
United States Courts
Financial Assistant
Financial Assistant
Financial Assistant
06/11/2020
06/11/2020
$43,735
$43,735
06/11/2020
Finance Assistant
Finance Assistant
06/04/2020
06/04/2020
$62,610
$62,610
06/04/2020
Finance Assistant
Finance Assistant
05/28/2020
05/28/2020
$40,008
$40,008
05/28/2020
Mortgage Financial Assistant
Mortgage Financial Assistant
05/21/2020
05/21/2020
$37,566
$37,566
05/21/2020
Student Accounting Specialist and Finance Assistant
Student Accounting Specialist and Finance Assistant
05/18/2020
05/18/2020
$51,570
$51,570
05/18/2020
Finance Assistant
Finance Assistant
05/12/2020
05/12/2020
$39,653
$39,653
05/12/2020
First Texas Honda Finance Assistant (2486)
First Texas Honda Finance Assistant (2486)
04/27/2020
04/27/2020
$33,392
$33,392
04/27/2020
Student Financial Aid Assistant II (Sfa-Call Center)
Student Financial Aid Assistant II (Sfa-Call Center)
04/23/2020
04/23/2020
$30,470
$30,470
04/23/2020