How much does a Publicity Assistant make?

Updated Jul 16, 2021

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$45,405 /yr
Average Base Pay

19 salaries

$33K

Low

$45K

Average

$62K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Publicity Assistant is $45,405 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Publicity Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 19 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Publicity Assistant employees.

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Dan Klores Communications
3.5

Dan Klores Communications

Publicity Assistant

$34,896

 /yr
Range: $31K - $38K
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$31K

$38K

$31,280 - $38,471 Range

Penguin Random House
3.8

Penguin Random House

Publicity Assistant

$41,172

 /yr
Range: $38K - $47K

$38K

$47K

$37,797 - $46,525 Range

Simon & Schuster
3.8

Simon & Schuster

Publicity Assistant

$37,659

 /yr
Range: $35K - $45K

$35K

$45K

$34,688 - $45,000 Range

St. Martin's Press
3.4

St. Martin's Press

Publicity Assistant

$34,776

 /yr
Range: $34K - $38K

$34K

$38K

$33,514 - $37,842 Range

Macmillan Publishers
3.9

Macmillan Publishers

Publicity Assistant

$36,703

 /yr
Range: $34K - $39K

$34K

$39K

$33,947 - $38,640 Range

Penguin Group
4.1

Penguin Group

Publicity Assistant

$39,628

 /yr
Range: $39K - $40K

$39K

$40K

$38,628 - $40,474 Range

ID Public Relations
3

ID Public Relations

Publicity Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $23

$15

$23

$15 - $23 Range

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Hachette Book Group
4.1

Hachette Book Group

Publicity Assistant

$39,944

 /yr
Range: $36K - $45K

$36K

$45K

$36,154 - $45,000 Range

Random House
3.8

Random House

Publicity Assistant

$43,564

 /yr
Range: $40K - $45K

$40K

$45K

$39,781 - $44,586 Range

Perseus Books Group
3.1

Perseus Books Group

Publicity Assistant

$34,471

 /yr
Range: $34K - $37K

$34K

$37K

$33,846 - $37,424 Range

Twentieth Century Fox
4.1

Twentieth Century Fox

Publicity Assistant

$42,713

 /yr
Range: $37K - $45K

$37K

$45K

$36,899 - $44,948 Range

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
3.4

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Publicity Assistant

$40,618

 /yr
Range: $39K - $45K

$39K

$45K

$39,100 - $44,828 Range

HarperCollins
3.5

HarperCollins

Publicity Assistant

$35,199

 /yr
Range: $33K - $38K

$33K

$38K

$33,002 - $37,797 Range

Oxford University Press
3.3

Oxford University Press

Publicity Assistant

$37,848

 /yr
Range: $33K - $41K

$33K

$41K

$33,415 - $40,948 Range

W.W. Norton
4

W.W. Norton

Publicity Assistant

$38,893

 /yr
Range: $39K - $42K

$39K

$42K

$38,893 - $42,000 Range

Sunshine Sachs
3.3

Sunshine Sachs

Publicity Assistant

$36,191

 /yr
Range: $36K - $38K

$36K

$38K

$36,191 - $38,471 Range

Atlantic Records
3.6

Atlantic Records

Publicity Assistant

$32,508

 /yr
Range: $32K - $34K

$32K

$34K

$31,535 - $33,890 Range

Workman Publishing
4

Workman Publishing

Publicity Assistant

$37,397

 /yr
Range: $36K - $42K

$36K

$42K

$36,184 - $42,368 Range

Scholastic
3.5

Scholastic

Publicity Assistant
About 

$38K -$41K

$38K

$41K

$37,621 - $40,832 Range

Scholastic
3.5

Scholastic

Publicity Assistant - Hourly
About 

$15 -$19

 hourly

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Publicity Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Publicity Assistant is $45,405 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Publicity Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 19 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Publicity Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Publicity Assistant in United States is $61,849 per year.

The lowest salary for a Publicity Assistant in United States is $33,333 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$18
hourly
A Publicity Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $18 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Publicity Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$32,000
per year
A Publicity Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Public Relations Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Marketing and Publicity Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A Publicity Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
 
Intern
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$35,000
per year
A PR Assistant in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$36,000
per year
A Public Relations Assistant in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
Providence, RI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$11
hourly
A Public Relations Assistant in the Provo, UT Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Provo, UT Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
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