Recruiting Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$31,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$31,000
Median 50%
$39,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Ropes & Gray
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
1.4 years
How much does a recruiting assistant make?
The national average salary for a Recruiting Assistant in the U.S. is $31,876 annually or $15.33 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $39,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $25,000 per year. Professional companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Recruiting Assistant salaries are Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Alaska. Most Recruiting Assistants spend 1.4 years in the position.
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Average Recruiting Assistant Salary By Location

Across America, Recruiting Assistants make on average $31,876 annually or $15.33 hourly. Washington, DC reports the highest annual salary for Recruiting Assistants at 38,829. The average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $27,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Recruiting Assistant salaries are Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Alaska. Georgia, Louisiana, Florida, Mississippi, and Kentucky are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Recruiting Assistant Salaries

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

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Average Recruiting Assistant Salary By Company

If you are a Recruiting Assistant, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Recruiting Assistant jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Companies like Ropes & Gray or Northrop Grumman will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Aya Healthcare and McGuireWoods report highly competitive salaries for Recruiting Assistants.

Average Recruiting Assistant Pay By Industry

Wages for Recruiting Assistants can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Professional companies, Technology companies, and Finance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Recruiting Assistants. Professional companies pay their Recruiting Assistants the highest wages, averaging $33,520 per year. Technology companies and Finance companies pay well too, at $31,740 and $31,112, respectively. The average salary for Recruiting Assistants in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $29,170.
Industry
Average Salary
Professional
Professional
$33,520
$34k
Technology
Technology
$31,740
$32k
Finance
Finance
$31,112
$31k
Health Care
Health Care
$31,019
$31k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$29,170
$29k

Recruiting Assistant Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recruiting Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Recruiting Assistant can range from $28,393 to $36,819 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.

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