PROJECT ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$40,000
$24,000
Min 10%
$40,000
Median 50%
$66,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sidley Austin
Highest Paying City
Anchorage, AK
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a project assistant make?
As a Project Assistant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $40,810 per year or $19.62 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $66,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $24,000 per year. Most Project Assistant jobs are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Alaska, Washington, Oregon, District of Columbia, and Maryland have the highest paying Project Assistant jobs. The typical tenure for a Project Assistant is 1.9 years.

Average Project Assistant Salary By Company

There is good job security in Project Assistant positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Sidley Austin and Populus Group are the best paying companies for Project Assistants. Companies like BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and Medpace also pay high salaries to their Project Assistants.

Average Project Assistant Salary By Location

Across America, Project Assistants make on average $40,810 annually or $19.62 hourly. The city with the highest Project Assistant salary is Anchorage, AK at $62,611 per year. Not only that, Anchorage, AK also has an average entry-level salary of $42,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Project Assistant salaries are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, District of Columbia, and Maryland. Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Hampshire, Michigan, and Maine are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Anchorage, AK
$62,611
2
Seattle, WA
$48,112
3
Sunnyvale, CA
$45,702
4
Portland, OR
$44,012
5
Washington, DC
$42,523

Average Project Assistant Salary By Industry

Wages for Project Assistants can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Construction companies pay higher-than-average wages for Project Assistants. Salaries for Project Assistants in Health Care companies average $43,317 annually, while Professional companies and Construction companies pay $41,911 and $41,237, respectively. The types of companies that pay Project Assistants the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $37,986.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$43,317
2
Professional
$41,911
3
Construction
$41,237
4
Finance
$39,585
5
Hospitality
$37,986

RECENTLY ADDED Project Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/29/2019
$30,867
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/29/2019
$27,131
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/29/2019
$21,475
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/29/2019
$31,305
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/28/2019
$23,792
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/28/2019
$29,740
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/28/2019
$33,705
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/28/2019
$27,131
Santee School District
Project Assistant
10/28/2019
$27,987
Robert Half
Project Assistant
10/26/2019
$33,705
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