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Salaries for

Production Assistant

Virginia Median
$44,000
National Median
$45,000
Median Income is the exact middle income earned by someone in a job or career field.

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Mortgage Production Assistant
Union Bank & Trust | Fredericksburg, VA 2 weeks ago

Production Assistant (Part-Time)
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. | Arlington, VA 3 days ago

Assistant Retail Production Manager - Herndon
Goodwill of Greater Washington | Herndon, VA 3 weeks ago

Assistant Store Manager - Production - Manassas
Goodwill of Greater Washington | Manassas, VA 1 week ago

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Production Assistant

A production assistant works closely with producers and directors of TV shows or movies. In this role, an individual will handle a variety of tasks that make the production process run more smoothly.

A production assistant might:

  • Assist with crowd control when filming on location
  • Handle public relations tasks and work with media representatives
  • Work in an office setting to maintain contracts, file records, and handle other administrative tasks
  • Run errands and clean up on set .

Salaries for

Production Assistant

Virginia Median
$44,000
National Median
$45,000
Median Income is the exact middle income earned by someone in a job or career field.

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Recent Jobs Posted

Mortgage Production Assistant
Union Bank & Trust | Fredericksburg, VA 2 weeks ago

Production Assistant (Part-Time)
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. | Arlington, VA 3 days ago

Assistant Retail Production Manager - Herndon
Goodwill of Greater Washington | Herndon, VA 3 weeks ago

Assistant Store Manager - Production - Manassas
Goodwill of Greater Washington | Manassas, VA 1 week ago

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Top Pay by Location

These cities have the highest paying median for Production Assistant
Charlotte, NC
$45,000
Dallas, TX
$45,000
Los Angeles, CA
$45,000
Chicago, IL
$45,000
New York, NY
$45,000
Atlanta, GA
$44,000
Houston, TX
$43,000
Riverdale, GA
$41,000
Salary information is calculated from job seeker profiles and job postings. Both hourly and yearly wages could be reported.

A production assistant might:

  • Assist with crowd control when filming on location
  • Handle public relations tasks and work with media representatives
  • Work in an office setting to maintain contracts, file records, and handle other administrative tasks
  • Run errands and clean up on set .

Insider Tips

A production assistant earns an average salary of $45,000. Important skills that a production assistant should have include reliability, flexibility, organization, and the ability to think and act quickly. Production assistants must also have excellent communication skills because they must form relationships with actors, directors, producers, and other industry members. Most positions don't require formal education.