Assistant Product Manager Salary

An average Assistant Product Manager in the United States can expect to take home roughly $49K per year. Incomes of Assistant Product Managers vary widely depending on performance components; bonuses and profit sharing that can occasionally exceed $10K cause paychecks to spread between $32K on the low end and $82K on the high end. Geographic location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Women make up a slight majority of Assistant Product Managers (56 percent) survey respondents. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Assistant Product Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,761 - $78,855

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.05 - $23.49

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$34,761 - $78,855  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$1,654 - $10,067  
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).
)
$32,338 - $81,558  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 345
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $23.49  
   
Overtime
$17.75 - $39.15  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,654 - $10,067  
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).
)
$32,338 - $81,558  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: 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

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

Common Career Paths for Assistant Product Manager


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


Assistant Product Managers may progress into high-paying roles like Senior Product Manager, where median compensation is $123K annually. Assistant Product Managers moving up in their careers tend to step into positions as Product Managers or Product Development Managers. The median paychecks in those roles are $27K higher and $31K higher, respectively.

Assistant Product Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Assistant Product Manager


Survey results suggest that Assistant Product Managers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Product Marketing, Project Management, Product Development, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Marketing Communications, Oral / Verbal Communication, and Microsoft Office. For most people, competency in Product Development indicates knowledge of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Assistant Product Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 54%


National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Assistant Product Manager Salaries

Product Marketing
up arrow 7%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Product Development
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$49,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 6%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%
ADVERTISEMENT