Graduate Assistant Salaries

1,040 SalariesUpdated May 12, 2021

Average Base Pay
$27,830 / yr
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How much does a Graduate Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Graduate Assistant is $27,830 in United States. Filter by location to see Graduate Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,040 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Graduate Assistant employees.

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Graduate Assistant

University of Maryland

$23,215/yr

Range: $8K - $64K

138 salaries

$23,215/yr
$8K$64K

Graduate Assistant - Hourly

NYU (New York University)

$19/hr

Range: $8 - $25

134 salaries

$19/hr
$8$25

Graduate Assistant - Hourly

Texas A&M University

$12/hr

Range: $5 - $27

132 salaries

$12/hr
$5$27

Graduate Assistant - Hourly

University of Illinois at Chicago

$23/hr

Range: $9 - $30

70 salaries

$23/hr
$9$30

Graduate Assistant

Penn State

$22,294/yr

Range: $10K - $35K

63 salaries

$22,294/yr
$10K$35K

Graduate Assistant

LSU

$16,927/yr

Range: $8K - $39K

63 salaries

$16,927/yr
$8K$39K

Graduate Assistant

University of Florida

$21,124/yr

Range: $11K - $44K

61 salaries

$21,124/yr
$11K$44K

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Graduate Assistant - Hourly

Texas Tech University

$14/hr

Range: $6 - $20

60 salaries

$14/hr
$6$20

Graduate Assistant

University of Connecticut

$25,981/yr

Range: $18K - $54K

57 salaries

$25,981/yr
$18K$54K

Graduate Assistant

Rutgers University

$31,282/yr

Range: $26K - $41K

56 salaries

$31,282/yr
$26K$41K

Graduate Assistant

Michigan State University

$22,667/yr

Range: $9K - $49K

55 salaries

$22,667/yr
$9K$49K

Graduate Assistant

Florida State University

$26,364/yr

Range: $6K - $54K

55 salaries

$26,364/yr
$6K$54K

Graduate Assistant

Ball State University

$12,547/yr

Range: $9K - $36K

54 salaries

$12,547/yr
$9K$36K

Graduate Assistant

University of Cincinnati

$21,691/yr

Range: $5K - $41K

52 salaries

$21,691/yr
$5K$41K

Graduate Assistant - Monthly

Southern Illinois University

$1,594/mo

Range: $925 - $4K

52 salaries

$1,594/mo
$925$4K

Graduate Assistant - Hourly

Stevens Institute of Technology

$12/hr

Range: $5 - $16

52 salaries

$12/hr
$5$16

Graduate Assistant - Hourly

Indiana University

$11/hr

Range: $3 - $23

51 salaries

$11/hr
$3$23

Graduate Assistant - Monthly

Missouri State University

$1,118/mo

Range: $691 - $3K

51 salaries

$1,118/mo
$691$3K

Graduate Assistant - Monthly

Texas State

$1,439/mo

Range: $1K - $3K

51 salaries

$1,439/mo
$1K$3K

Graduate Assistant - Monthly

Purdue University

$1,768/mo

Range: $934 - $4K

47 salaries

$1,768/mo
$934$4K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent graduate assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$20
hourly
A Graduate Student in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Self-Employed
 
501 to 1000 employees
$2,833
monthly
A Graduate Student Fellow in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $2,833 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$900
monthly
A Graduate Assistant in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $900 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
College / University
$15
hourly
A Graduate Student in the New Haven, CT Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New Haven, CT Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$27,000
per year
A Graduate Student in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $27,000 per year
Job Highlights
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$28,000
per year
A Graduate Student in the Gainesville, FL Area area reported making $28,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Gainesville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$30,000
per year
A Graduate Student in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$30,000
per year
A Graduate Student in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$22,000
per year
A Graduate Student in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $22,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$1,656
monthly
A Graduate Assistant in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $1,656 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
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