Staff Assistant Salaries

1,588 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$23,400 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,080
Range$218 - $8,064

How much does a Staff Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Staff Assistant is $23,400 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,588 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Assistant employees.

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Staff Assistant

United States House of Representatives

$32,650/yr

Range: $27K - $43K

116 salaries

$32,650/yr
$27K$43K

Staff Assistant

U.S. Senate

$35,461/yr

Range: $29K - $56K

115 salaries

$35,461/yr
$29K$56K

Staff Assistant

Harvard University

$48,195/yr

Range: $42K - $65K

69 salaries

$48,195/yr
$42K$65K

Staff Assistant

IMF

$48,641/yr

Range: $40K - $57K

45 salaries

$48,641/yr
$40K$57K

Staff Assistant

MIT Lincoln Laboratory

$80,995/yr

Range: $73K - $90K

33 salaries

$80,995/yr
$73K$90K

Staff Assistant - Hourly

Duke University

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $22

18 salaries

$18/hr
$16$22

Staff Assistant

Tufts University

$42,247/yr

Range: $37K - $46K

16 salaries

$42,247/yr
$37K$46K

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Staff Assistant - Contractor

IMF

$54,653/yr

Range: $46K - $63K

14 salaries

$54,653/yr
$46K$63K

Staff Assistant

Duke University

$40,032/yr

Range: $34K - $49K

13 salaries

$40,032/yr
$34K$49K

Staff Assistant

American Airlines

$33,773/yr

Range: $29K - $38K

12 salaries

$33,773/yr
$29K$38K

Staff Assistant - Hourly

American Airlines

$15/hr

Range: $11 - $22

12 salaries

$15/hr
$11$22

Staff Assistant

United States Congress

$33,380/yr

Range: $30K - $39K

12 salaries

$33,380/yr
$30K$39K

Staff Assistant

Florida Department of Health

$34,465/yr

Range: $28K - $36K

10 salaries

$34,465/yr
$28K$36K

Staff Assistant

Hines Interests Limited Partnership

$37,413/yr

Range: $32K - $44K

10 salaries

$37,413/yr
$32K$44K

Staff Assistant

Harvard Business School

$48,893/yr

Range: $46K - $57K

9 salaries

$48,893/yr
$46K$57K

Staff Assistant

Brookings Institution

$42,910/yr

Range: $38K - $51K

9 salaries

$42,910/yr
$38K$51K

Staff Assistant

EY

$70,242/yr

Range: $37K - $79K

8 salaries

$70,242/yr
$37K$79K

Staff Assistant

Kaiser Permanente

$49,190/yr

Range: $47K - $59K

8 salaries

$49,190/yr
$47K$59K

Staff Assistant - Hourly

Kaiser Permanente

$27/hr

Range: $22 - $28

7 salaries

$27/hr
$22$28

Staff Assistant

US Department of Veterans Affairs

$57,757/yr

Range: $38K - $72K

7 salaries

$57,757/yr
$38K$72K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$32,000
per year
A Staff Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$32,000
per year
A Staff Assistant in the Binghamton, NY Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Binghamton, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$13
hourly
A Staff Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$48,087
per year
A Staff Assistant in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $48,087 per year
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$45,000
per year
A Staff Assistant III in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$2,500
monthly
A Staff Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $2,500 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$34,751
per year
A Staff Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $34,751 per year
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$20
hourly
A Staff Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$28,618
per year
A Staff Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $28,618 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
$5k commissions
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
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