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Service Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$39,000
$24,000
$39,000
$65,000
Did you know that the average service associate makes $39,826 per year? That's valued at $19.15 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $24,000 and $65,000, meaning service associates have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most service associates find a job with retail and finance companies, while others work for finance, insurance, and professional companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. West Virginia, Hawaii and Delaware are the top states in the U.S. to pay service associates the highest salaries.
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Map of Service Associate Salaries

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

Average Salary

Average Service Associate Salary By Location

While a service associate can average a salary of $39,826 per year, or $19.15 per hour, there are many opportunities for service associates to make more. For example, in Lakewood, NJ you might make $52,633 per year. Other high-paying locations include New York, NY, Washington, DC and Philadelphia, PA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Lakewood, NJ where the average starting salary is $22,000. The highest paying states for service associates include West Virginia, Hawaii and Delaware. Meanwhile, Utah, Montana, and South Dakota offer the lowest salaries.

City
Average Salary
Lakewood, NJ
Lakewood, NJ
$52,633
$53k
New York, NY
New York, NY
$52,361
$52k
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$50,428
$50k
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
$49,693
$50k
San Mateo, CA
San Mateo, CA
$49,185
$49k
Raleigh, NC
Raleigh, NC
$49,155
$49k
Richmond, VA
Richmond, VA
$48,596
$49k
Columbus, OH
Columbus, OH
$46,038
$46k
San Antonio, TX
San Antonio, TX
$44,747
$45k
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
$43,978
$44k

High Paying Service Associate Jobs

Average Service Associate Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a service associate, working for Barclays Capital or Moody's might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like UBS Americas and Lazard report highly competitive salaries for service associates.

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Service Associate Salary History

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    Average Service Associate Pay By Industry

    As we previously stated, service associate salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that finance, insurance, and professional companies tend to offer much higher salaries for service associates. For example, service associates make a whopping average salary of $45,138 while working for finance companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $41,016 at insurance companies and $39,326 at professional companies. But service associates may want to avoid working in the internet industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $34,618.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Finance
    Finance
    $45,138
    $45k
    Insurance
    Insurance
    $41,016
    $41k
    Professional
    Professional
    $39,326
    $39k
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $38,817
    $39k
    Retail
    Retail
    $37,017
    $37k
    Internet
    Internet
    $34,618
    $35k

    Service Associate Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for a service associate 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.

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    $27,694
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    $39,042
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    $27,694
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    Marshalltown, IA
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    $32,531
    $32,531
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    Marshalltown, IA
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    $32,531
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    $37,336
    $37,336
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    $35,312
    $35,312
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