Assistant Product Manager Salary

Assistant Product Managers in the United States can expect to earn an average of $56K per year. In the world of Assistant Product Managers, total cash compensation can vary between $33K and $79K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $8K and $18K, respectively. Location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Assistant Product Managers survey participants are largely women, dominating at 60 percent. Most Assistant Product Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,724 - $79,153
$41K
$55K
$79K
MEDIAN: $55,002
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$11.96 - $21.91
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.31
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$79K
Salary $40,724 - $79,153
Bonus $243.61 - $8,266
Profit Sharing $490.35 - $17,452
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).
)
$35,173 - $78,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 226
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $11.96 - $21.91
Overtime $15.10 - $33.45
Annual Data $0$78K
Bonus $243.61 - $8,266
Profit Sharing $490.35 - $17,452
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).
)
$35,173 - $78,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

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


At the upper end, Assistant Product Managers who move into a Senior Product Manager role can end up with a hefty increase in pay. The average income for Senior Product Managers is a much higher $125K per year. When Assistant Product Managers are ready for the next step in their careers, they often become Product Managers or Product Development Managers. Those roles pay an additional $23K and $26K, respectively.

Assistant Product Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Assistant Product Manager


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, facility with Product Management and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 21 percent and 21 percent, respectively. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Oral / Verbal Communication, Marketing Communications, and Microsoft Office. Those proficient in Product Development are, more often than not, also skilled in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,084

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 36 percent. Assistant Product Managers will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+32 percent), Atlanta (+27 percent), Cleveland (+11 percent), and New York (+7 percent). Assistant Product Managers in Seattle make 32 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. Employers pay around 16 percent less in Los Angeles and 15 percent less in Milwaukee, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Assistant Product Manager

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Assistant Product Manager Salaries

▲42%

▲20%

National Average
$54,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Assistant Product Manager Salaries

Product Management
▲21%

Data Analysis
▲21%



National Average
$54,000




Marketing Communications
▼14%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 10%
ADVERTISEMENT