Personnel Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$42,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$53,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a personnel assistant make?
Personnel Assistants in America make, on average, $43,002 a year or $20.67 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $53,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $34,000 per year. Education companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Personnel Assistant salaries are Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Delaware, and New York. The typical employment in the position spans 3.3 years.

Average Personnel Assistant Salary By Location

Personnel Assistants in the United States of America make on average $43,002 a year or $20.67 per hour. The city with the highest Personnel Assistant salary is New York, NY at $48,441 per year. Even an entry-level Personnel Assistant makes $31,000 per year in New York, NY. Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Delaware, and New York are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Arizona, Nebraska, Florida, Kentucky, and Alabama report the lowest wages for Personnel Assistants.
City
Average Salary
$42,357
$42k

Map of Personnel Assistant Salaries

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

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Average Personnel Assistant Salary By Company

Personnel Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Education companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Personnel Assistants at Binghamton City School District and MCR report the highest salaries.

Average Personnel Assistant Pay By Industry

Wages for Personnel Assistants can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Professional companies, Government companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Personnel Assistants. Professional companies pay their Personnel Assistants the highest wages, averaging $50,045 per year. Government companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $44,837 and $44,262, respectively. At $40,723, the average salary for Personnel Assistants in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Professional
Professional
$50,045
$50k
Government
Government
$44,837
$45k
Retail
Retail
$44,262
$44k
Media
Media
$43,980
$44k
Technology
Technology
$42,638
$43k
Finance
Finance
$42,324
$42k
Transportation
Transportation
$41,373
$41k
Health Care
Health Care
$41,096
$41k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$40,723
$41k

Personnel Assistant Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Personnel Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Personnel Assistant can range from $38,304 to $49,671 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.

Recently Added Personnel Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Los Rios Community College District
Student Personnel Assistant-Workforce & Development (Temporary)
04/15/2020
$33,392
Personnel Assistant V
03/27/2020
$31,200
Binghamton University
Personnel Assistant
03/21/2020
$43,523
Personnel Assistant
03/20/2020
$28,889
Los Rios Community College District
Student Personnel Assistant-Counseling (Temporary)
03/06/2020
$34,707
Los Rios Community College District
Student Personnel Assistant-Counseling
02/26/2020
$46,116
Personnel Assistant
01/22/2020
$29,698
01/13/2020
$46,116
State of West Virginia
Personnel Assistant
12/23/2019
$24,912
Azusa Unified
Personnel Assistant
12/14/2019
$38,592
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