How much does a Publishing Assistant make?

Updated Jul 29, 2021

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Experience

$39,223 /yr
Average Base Pay

50 salaries

$31K

Low

$39K

Average

$50K

High

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The national average salary for Publishing Assistant is $39,223 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Publishing Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 50 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Publishing Assistant employees.

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Simon & Schuster
3.8

Simon & Schuster

Publishing Assistant

$38,616

 /yr
Range: $35K - $44K
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$35K

$44K

$35,180 - $43,967 Range

Penguin Random House
3.8

Penguin Random House

Publishing Assistant

$41,961

 /yr
Range: $38K - $46K

$38K

$46K

$37,566 - $45,743 Range

Elsevier
3.9

Elsevier

Publishing Assistant

$41,377

 /yr
Range: $40K - $44K

$40K

$44K

$39,527 - $44,149 Range

Oxford University Press
3.3

Oxford University Press

Publishing Assistant

$38,326

 /yr
Range: $37K - $41K

$37K

$41K

$37,072 - $40,660 Range

Random House
3.8

Random House

Publishing Assistant

$44,590

 /yr
Range: $41K - $45K

$41K

$45K

$40,774 - $44,718 Range

Thomson Reuters
4

Thomson Reuters

Publishing Assistant

$40,058

 /yr
Range: $36K - $47K

$36K

$47K

$36,149 - $47,404 Range

AroundCampus
3.4

AroundCampus

Publishing Assistant - Hourly Intern

$8

 /hr
Range: $8 - $8

$8

$8

$8 - $8 Range

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Wolters Kluwer
3.7

Wolters Kluwer

Publishing Assistant
About 

$44K -$53K

$44K

$53K

$44,153 - $52,878 Range

Greenleaf Book
4

Greenleaf Book

Publishing Assistant
About 

$31K -$38K

$31K

$38K

$30,948 - $37,904 Range

University of California Press
3.4

University of California Press

Publishing Assistant - Hourly Intern
About 

$13 -$15

 hourly

$13

$15

$13 - $15 Range

University of Missouri
4.1

University of Missouri

Publishing Assistant - Hourly
About 

$9 -$9

 hourly

$9

$9

$9 - $9 Range

Georgetown University
4.3

Georgetown University

Publishing Assistant
About 

$42K -$47K

$42K

$47K

$42,431 - $46,513 Range

CH2M
3.5

CH2M

Publishing Assistant
About 

$53K -$58K

$53K

$58K

$53,293 - $57,619 Range

Emerson College
4.2

Emerson College

Publishing Assistant - Hourly
About 

$13 -$15

 hourly

$13

$15

$13 - $15 Range

Springer Nature
3.6

Springer Nature

Publishing Assistant
About 

$35K -$39K

$35K

$39K

$35,400 - $38,914 Range

Thomas
4

Thomas

Publishing Assistant
About 

$43K -$47K

$43K

$47K

$43,441 - $46,661 Range

BET
3.6

BET

Publishing Assistant - Hourly
About 

$18 -$19

 hourly

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Paradigm Talent
2.9

Paradigm Talent

Publishing Assistant - Hourly
About 

$18 -$19

 hourly

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Nature Publishing Group
3.3

Nature Publishing Group

Publishing Assistant
About 

$36K -$39K

$36K

$39K

$35,804 - $38,677 Range

Strand Book Store
2.9

Strand Book Store

Publishing Assistant - Hourly
About 

$15 -$17

 hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

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The national average salary for a Publishing Assistant is $39,223 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Publishing Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 50 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Publishing Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Publishing Assistant in United States is $49,813 per year.

The lowest salary for a Publishing Assistant in United States is $30,884 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$18
hourly
An Order Writer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$12
hourly
An Editorial in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Intern
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$43,000
per year
An Editorial Assistant in the Trenton, NJ Area area reported making $43,000 per year
Job Highlights
Trenton, NJ Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
An Editorial Analyst in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
An Editorial in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$44,000
per year
An Editorial Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $44,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
An Editorial Coordinator in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$52,000
per year
An Editorial Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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