Find higher paying jobs for production assistant

How much does a Production Assistant make?

Updated May 14, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$37,489 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,590 salaries

$27K

Low

$37K

Average

$52K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Production Assistant is $37,489 in United States. Filter by location to see Production Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,590 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Production Assistant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Production Assistant$37,489 /yr
L3
Senior Production Assistant$43,187 /yr
Career Path

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyze Offer

Related Job Titles

Assistant Editor

$46,141

per year

Editorial Assistant

$38,085

per year

Post Production Assistant

$37,461

per year

Production Manager

$70,449

per year

Salaries by Company

Location

or

Find a Specific Employer

Sort:

Company

Average Base Salary in (USD)

Range

Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Production Engineer

$156,744

 /yr
Range: $99K - $250K
679 salaries
See 693 salaries from all locations

$99K

$250K

$98,901 - $249,702 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Industrial Production Manager

$127,703

 /yr
Range: $102K - $181K

$102K

$181K

$102,090 - $181,448 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Production Worker

$36,216

 /yr
Range: $26K - $56K

$26K

$56K

$26,348 - $56,321 Range

CGI
3.7

CGI

Production Support Specialist

$98,673

 /yr
Range: $56K - $111K

$56K

$111K

$56,188 - $110,988 Range

Tesla
3.8

Tesla

Production Associate - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $10 - $37

$10

$37

$10 - $37 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Production Worker - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $20

$10

$20

$10 - $20 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Production

$37,251

 /yr
Range: $28K - $47K

$28K

$47K

$28,248 - $46,908 Range

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing –Add Anonymous Salary
Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Production Associate

$32,336

 /yr
Range: $22K - $44K

$22K

$44K

$21,730 - $44,494 Range

Focus Workforces
3

Focus Workforces

Production Worker - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Aramark
3.3

Aramark

Production Supervisor

$62,084

 /yr
Range: $30K - $73K

$30K

$73K

$29,795 - $73,467 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Production Operator

$38,415

 /yr
Range: $26K - $49K

$26K

$49K

$26,075 - $48,633 Range

Cintas
3.6

Cintas

Production Supervisor

$55,595

 /yr
Range: $41K - $71K

$41K

$71K

$40,685 - $70,909 Range

NBCUniversal
4.1

NBCUniversal

Production Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $33

$11

$33

$11 - $33 Range

Manpower
4.1

Manpower

Production Worker - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $9 - $18

$9

$18

$9 - $18 Range

Dow
4

Dow

Production Engineer

$93,434

 /yr
Range: $79K - $132K

$79K

$132K

$78,972 - $132,088 Range

Hormel
3.8

Hormel

Production Supervisor

$67,376

 /yr
Range: $52K - $90K

$52K

$90K

$52,243 - $89,686 Range

Cornerstone Building Brands
2.7

Cornerstone Building Brands

Production Operator

$47,598

 /yr
Range: $33K - $48K

$33K

$48K

$32,594 - $48,115 Range

Cargill
4

Cargill

Production Supervisor

$70,362

 /yr
Range: $38K - $98K

$38K

$98K

$38,068 - $97,568 Range

PepsiCo
4

PepsiCo

Production Supervisor

$71,670

 /yr
Range: $52K - $88K

$52K

$88K

$51,531 - $87,953 Range

FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
3.7

FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Production Supervisor

$70,799

 /yr
Range: $46K - $104K

$46K

$104K

$46,485 - $104,142 Range

Download as data Table
Viewing 1 - 10 of 69,847

Frequently asked questions about Production Assistant salaries

The average salary for a Production Assistant is $37,489 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 2590 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Production Assistant employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Production Assistant in United States is $52,127 per year.

The lowest salary for a Production Assistant in United States is $26,961 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Production Assistant or planning the next step in your career, find out in our Career hub the career path and salary trajectory of a Production Assistant.

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently on our Offer Analyzer.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent production assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$46,000
per year
A Production Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $46,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Production Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Production Assistant in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Production Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Production Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Production Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$21
hourly
A Photo Production Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Production Assistant in the Little Rock, AR Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Little Rock, AR Area area
 
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
$12
hourly
A Student Video Production Assistant in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University