Business Development Assistant Salary

Those pursuing careers as Business Development Assistants in the United States may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $39K annually. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Most Business Development Assistants report high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Business Development Assistants making up 75 percent. While approximately one in four report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$29,607 - $51,091
$30K
$39K
$51K
MEDIAN: $39,311
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.97 - $19.09
$10
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.79
10%
50%
90%

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$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$29,607 - $51,091  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $2,483  
Commission
$11,000  
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).
)
$25,920 - $50,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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
$9.97 - $19.09  
   
Overtime
$13.27 - $40.78  
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
$-0.50 - $2,483  
   
Commission
$11,000  
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).
)
$25,920 - $50,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Business Development Assistant

The business development assistant is hired by companies in a variety of industries, usually by the marketing department. Most companies require that the business development assistant has a bachelor's degree in marketing, public relations, or a related major. However, some companies will accept a high school diploma if the applicant has enough experience. In fact, most companies would like an applicant that has had several years of experience working in the industry of the company they're applying to. The business development assistant should have a good working knowledge of the Microsoft office suite of products. They will usually be working in an office setting, and travel is usually not required.

Read More...

Business Development Assistant Tasks

  • Manage calendar, schedule, meetings, and communication for the Business Development team.
  • Build, check, and expand client database and key contact information.
  • Create, organize, disseminate, and proof communication, presentation and documentation.

Business Development Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Business Development Assistant

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
1%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Business Development Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$37,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Business Development Assistant Salaries

Business Development
▲24%

Market Research
▲13%

National Average
$37,000

Data Management
▼2%

Office Administration
▼8%

Microsoft Excel
▼8%

Database Management & Reporting
▼10%

Marketing Communications
▼12%


Data Entry
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 24%