Updated August 18, 2021
Average Service Assistant Salary
$15.52 hourly
$32,000 yearly

Entry level Salary
$23,000 yearly
$23,000
10 %
$32,000
Median
$45,000
90 %
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PercentileascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
90th Percentile
$45,000
$3,750
$22
75th Percentile
$38,000
$3,167
$18
Average
$32,288
$2,691
$16
25th Percentile
$27,000
$2,250
$13
10th Percentile
$23,000
$1,917
$11

Average Service Assistant Salary By State

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Service Assistant average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdescJob Countascdesc
Alabama
$29,993
$14.42
Alaska
$28,140
$13.53
Arizona
$33,496
$16.10
Arkansas
$24,371
$11.72
California
$35,754
$17.19
Colorado
$34,534
$16.60
Connecticut
$35,600
$17.12
Delaware
$34,779
$16.72
District of Columbia
$50,037
$24.06
Florida
$32,386
$15.57
Georgia
$27,945
$13.44
Hawaii
$40,300
$19.38
Idaho
$31,812
$15.29
Illinois
$31,561
$15.17
Indiana
$29,562
$14.21
Iowa
$32,410
$15.58
Kansas
$33,182
$15.95
Kentucky
$30,053
$14.45
Louisiana
$30,584
$14.70
Maine
$32,587
$15.67
Maryland
$34,364
$16.52
Massachusetts
$30,879
$14.85
Michigan
$30,678
$14.75
Minnesota
$35,507
$17.07
Mississippi
$28,518
$13.71
Missouri
$28,658
$13.78
Montana
$26,261
$12.63
Nebraska
$29,035
$13.96
Nevada
$33,450
$16.08
New Hampshire
$30,841
$14.83
New Jersey
$39,786
$19.13
New Mexico
$27,280
$13.12
New York
$36,957
$17.77
North Carolina
$27,777
$13.35
North Dakota
$32,724
$15.73
Ohio
$31,158
$14.98
Oklahoma
$29,475
$14.17
Oregon
$32,568
$15.66
Pennsylvania
$36,377
$17.49
Rhode Island
$32,179
$15.47
South Carolina
$32,368
$15.56
South Dakota
$26,851
$12.91
Tennessee
$30,070
$14.46
Texas
$31,774
$15.28
Utah
$23,962
$11.52
Vermont
$30,803
$14.81
Virginia
$34,002
$16.35
Washington
$38,392
$18.46
West Virginia
$34,019
$16.36
Wisconsin
$32,179
$15.47
Wyoming
$36,646
$17.62

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Highest Paying Cities For Service Assistant

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Washington, DC
$50,073
$24.07
New York, NY
$37,282
$17.92
Antioch, CA
$37,169
$17.87
Philadelphia, PA
$36,819
$17.70
Rochester, MN
$35,595
$17.11
Denver, CO
$34,620
$16.64

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How much does a Service Assistant make?

The average service assistant salary is $32,288 per year, or $15.52 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $23,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $45,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Hawaii, New Jersey, Washington, New York, and Wyoming provide the highest service assistant salaries.

Average Service Assistant Salary Over Time

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    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $32,300
    $15.52
    +1.9%
    2020
    $31,700
    $15.23
    +4.0%
    2019
    $30,400
    $14.63
    +3.1%
    2018
    $29,500
    $14.18
    +3.4%
    2017
    $28,500
    $13.70
    +1.9%

    How Much Do Service Assistants Make In Different Industries?

    The salary for a service assistant can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for service assistants tend to be found in education, government, and non profits companies. In fact, service assistants can make a yearly salary of $32,716 while working for education companies.
    RankIndustryAverage Service Assistant SalaryService Assistant Salary Range
    1Education
    $32,716
    $23k
    $37k
    2Government
    $31,928
    $23k
    $37k
    3Non Profits
    $28,478
    $23k
    $37k
    4Finance
    $28,454
    $23k
    $37k
    5Retail
    $28,021
    $23k
    $37k
    6Health Care
    $26,939
    $23k
    $37k
    7Transportation
    $26,238
    $23k
    $37k
    8Hospitality
    $26,038
    $23k
    $37k

    High Paying Service Assistant Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Service Worker

    Avg. salary: $27,386

    A service worker is responsible for assisting the community welfare development by providing social services to an organization or specific individual groups, supporting their needs, and addressing their community concerns. Service workers also offer counseling services to their clients to guide them on how they manage their life crises, developing community activities and job opportunities to help citizens with their financial needs by consulting local organizations. A service worker must have strong leadership and communication skills, as well as deep engagement with the community to assess the client's situation properly.
    85,336 Service Worker Jobs
    Service Provider

    Avg. salary: $29,000

    Service providers are individuals or entities offering services to an organization and other parties. They provide storage, processing, or network services. The providers offer organizations real estate, communications, education, legal, and consulting services. It is their job to complete the requested tasks of their clients, provide solutions to network problems, and recommend options based on the needs of their clients. They also suggest changes or opportunities necessary within the organization.
    18,428 Service Provider Jobs
    Service Coordinator

    Avg. salary: $40,655

    A service coordinator is responsible for assisting the management team in providing the best services for the clients based on their specifications. Service coordinators' duties include managing clients' requests and inquiries, providing client updates, monitoring changes and plan adjustments, and recommending strategic procedures to improve services. Service coordinators must be highly-knowledgeable with the matters concerning the organization they work for, ensuring that they could explain their products and services well to meet clients' needs.
    60,694 Service Coordinator Jobs
    Service Secretary

    Avg. salary: $37,738

    A service secretary performs administrative and clerical duties, such as maintaining databases and filing systems, coordinating meetings, and preparing documents. The core skills that a service secretary should possess to perform his/her or her responsibilities include strong interpersonal skills, knowledge of general office procedures, and the ability to operate office equipment. Service secretaries are employed in industries like business, law, and education. Having extensive experience in secretarial and clerical work is an advantage to qualify for the service secretary position.
    24,124 Service Secretary Jobs
    Service Person

    Avg. salary: $28,844

    A service person responds to clients in their office and provides amenities. Generally, they respond to phone calls and distribute messages about meetings or conferences. They may also handle scheduling meetings, organizing paperwork, and managing filing systems. They must coordinate with staff.
    21,940 Service Person Jobs
    Service Aide

    Avg. salary: $28,764

    A family service aide is a professional social worker who addresses the behavior of clients as well as utilizes crisis intervention techniques in the effort to assist with symptom management and stabilization. Family service aides are required to monitor the progress of clients and prepare reports in preparation for court cases if needed. They must participate in community outreach events to recruit volunteers and promote awareness of child abuse. Family service aides must also conduct detailed investigations into allegations of child abuse and neglect.
    39,560 Service Aide Jobs
    Job TitleascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly RateascdescJob Openingsascdesc
    Service Worker
    $27,386
    $2,282
    $13.17
    85,336
    Service Provider
    $29,000
    $2,417
    $13.94
    18,428
    Service Coordinator
    $40,656
    $3,388
    $19.55
    60,694
    Service Secretary
    $37,738
    $3,145
    $18.14
    24,124
    Service Person
    $28,845
    $2,404
    $13.87
    21,940
    Service Aide
    $28,764
    $2,397
    $13.83
    39,560
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    Service Assistant Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a service 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.
    Experience LevelascdescAvg. SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
    Entry Level
    $25,800
    $12.41
    Mid Level
    $31,200
    $15.01
    Senior Level
    $36,000
    $17.29

    Which Companies Pay Service Assistants The Most?

    To earn a high income as a service assistant, working for St. Luke's Hospital or American River College.. might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like West Covina Unified School District and San Marcos High School report highly competitive wages for service assistants.
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    Recently Added Service Assistant Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Buffalo Wild Wings
    Service Assistant
    Service Assistant
    Denver, CO
    08/31/2021
    $25,670
    08/31/2021
    Purdy Mobility
    Service Assistant-Bryan College Station Toyota-Purdy Group
    Service Assistant-Bryan College Station Toyota-Purdy Group
    Bryan, TX
    08/31/2021
    $20,870
    08/31/2021
    City of Sanibel
    Support Services Assistant
    Support Services Assistant
    Sanibel, FL
    08/31/2021
    $35,479
    08/31/2021
    College of Lake County
    Enrollment Services Assistant*
    Enrollment Services Assistant*
    Waukegan, IL
    08/30/2021
    $31,660
    08/30/2021
    Denny's
    Service Assistant (Dishwasher)
    Service Assistant (Dishwasher)
    Pleasanton, CA
    08/30/2021
    $29,218
    08/30/2021
    Corvallis School District
    Health Service Assistant (Regular/Probationary, Crescent Valley High School)
    Health Service Assistant (Regular/Probationary, Crescent Valley High School)
    Corvallis, OR
    08/29/2021
    $33,350
    08/29/2021
    Dysart Unified School District
    Health Services Assistant (Wptes)
    Health Services Assistant (Wptes)
    Surprise, AZ
    08/29/2021
    $43,910
    08/29/2021
    Sac and Fox Tribe of Iowa
    Senior Services Assistant
    Senior Services Assistant
    Tama, IA
    08/29/2021
    $27,068
    08/29/2021
    Motion
    Industrial Counter Sales/Sales & Service Assistant
    Industrial Counter Sales/Sales & Service Assistant
    Aurora, CO
    08/29/2021
    $37,566
    08/29/2021
    State of Michigan
    Corrections Field Services Assistant E9
    Corrections Field Services Assistant E9
    Ann Arbor, MI
    08/27/2021
    $39,270
    08/27/2021

    Average Service Assistant Salary by Demographic

    Service Assistant Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $35,522
    female-income
    Female Income
    $34,003
    Genderascdesc
    Incomeascdesc
    Male$35,522
    Female$34,003
    Median Service Assistant Income by Race
    White service assistants have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Asian service assistants have the lowest average salary at $34,128.
    $40,000
    $32,000
    $24,000
    $16,000
    $8,000
    $0
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$35,185
    Black or African American$34,374
    Asian$34,128
    Hispanic or Latino$35,083
    Average Service Assistant Salary by Education Level
    Service assistants with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $39,725 annually. With a Bachelors degree, service assistants earn a median annual income of $34,003 compared to $31,392 for service assistants with an Associate degree.
    $40,000
    $32,000
    $24,000
    $16,000
    $8,000
    $0
    High School Diploma or Less
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$30,201
    Master's Degree$39,725
    Bachelor's Degree$34,003
    Some College/ Associate Degree$31,392