Assistant Product Manager Salary

Assistant Product Managers in the United States pull down an average of $55K annually. Overall cash earnings for Assistant Product Managers stretch from $33K on the lower end to $79K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $9K from bonuses and $18K from profit sharing. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. The majority of Assistant Product Managers (60 percent) who took the survey are women. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. For the most part, Assistant Product Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,165 - $79,354
$40K
$55K
$79K
MEDIAN: $55,317
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$11.62 - $22.75
$12
$15
$23
MEDIAN: $15.47
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$79K
Salary $40,165 - $79,354
Bonus $239.86 - $9,274
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $17,617
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$33,032 - $78,753
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 213
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $11.62 - $22.75
Overtime $15.30 - $34.03
Annual Data $0$78K
Bonus $239.86 - $9,274
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $17,617
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$33,032 - $78,753
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Assistant Product Manager

Assistant product managers work with the product manager to handle specific products within the organization. The main objective of an assistant product manager is to perform customer research, define customer problems, identify market opportunities, and complete market research activities. Assistant product managers may participate in the creation of product budgets and prepare budget documents for review by the product management team. Assistant product managers also develop and monitor key product metrics and perform quality and cost control reviews based on these metrics. Additionally, assistant product managers work with purchasing and supply chain representatives to ensure that products are profitable and cost effective.

Read More...

Assistant Product Manager Tasks

  • Analyze product line sales and profitability.
  • Deal with forecast preparation and tracking.
  • Plan and execute marketing events.
  • Conduct sales support and training.

Common Career Paths for Assistant Product Manager


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


As Assistant Product Managers transition into upper-level roles such as Senior Product Manager, they may see a strong upturn in salary. Senior Product Managers earn $125K on average per year. It is quite typical for Assistant Product Managers to transition into roles as Product Managers or Product Development Managers, where reported median earnings are $23K and $26K higher per year.

Assistant Product Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Assistant Product Manager


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Lucky workers who know Product Management can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 22 percent above average. Data Analysis and Project Management are also correlated to pay that is above average, with increases between 3 percent and 22 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication, Marketing Communications, and Microsoft Office. Most people skilled in Product Development are similarly competent in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $53,771

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Assistant Product Managers will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 37 percent. Assistant Product Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+32 percent), Atlanta (+28 percent), Cleveland (+12 percent), and New York (+7 percent). Assistant Product Managers in Seattle earn salaries far below the national average by 31 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Los Angeles (16 percent less) and Milwaukee (14 percent less).

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Assistant Product Manager

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
0%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Assistant Product Manager Salaries

▲43%

▲21%

National Average
$54,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Assistant Product Manager Salaries

Product Management
▲22%

Data Analysis
▲22%




National Average
$54,000



Marketing Communications
▼14%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%
ADVERTISEMENT