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Graduate Assistant Salaries

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10,481 SalariesUpdated Apr 20, 2018
Average Base Pay
$25,620/yr
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$15K
Low
$26K
Average
$41K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,228
Range$277 - $8,643
How much does a Graduate Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Graduate Assistant is $25,620 in United States. Filter by location to see Graduate Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 10,481 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Graduate Assistant employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      University of Maryland
      $22,028/yr
      Range: $9K - $33K
      70 salaries
      $22,028
      $9K$33K
      NYU (New York University)
      $14/hr
      Range: $10 - $21
      61 salaries
      $14
      $10$21
      University of Connecticut
      $24,290/yr
      Range: $11K - $36K
      50 salaries
      $24,290
      $11K$36K
      University of Florida
      $23,318/yr
      Range: $10K - $33K
      48 salaries
      $23,318
      $10K$33K
      Michigan State University
      $23,789/yr
      Range: $12K - $40K
      43 salaries
      $23,789
      $12K$40K
      Penn State University
      $21,309/yr
      Range: $15K - $29K
      40 salaries
      $21,309
      $15K$29K
      Polytechnic Institute of NYU
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $16
      38 salaries
      $12
      $10$16

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      Texas Tech
      $15/hr
      Range: $11 - $18
      30 salaries
      $15
      $11$18
      Southern Illinois University
      $2,049/mo
      Range: $1K - $3K
      28 salaries
      $2,049
      $1K$3K
      Ball State University
      $11,322/yr
      Range: $9K - $15K
      25 salaries
      $11,322
      $9K$15K
      LSU
      $14,557/yr
      Range: $9K - $24K
      25 salaries
      $14,557
      $9K$24K
      Rutgers University
      $28,266/yr
      Range: $24K - $33K
      24 salaries
      $28,266
      $24K$33K
      University of Illinois at Chicago
      $22/hr
      Range: $18 - $24
      23 salaries
      $22
      $18$24
      Purdue University
      $1,563/mo
      Range: $850 - $2K
      23 salaries
      $1,563
      $850$2K
      University of Cincinnati
      $21,094/yr
      Range: $5K - $33K
      23 salaries
      $21,094
      $5K$33K
      University of Southern California
      $31,257/yr
      Range: $22K - $40K
      22 salaries
      $31,257
      $22K$40K
      RIT (Rochester Institute of Technology)
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $17
      22 salaries
      $14
      $11$17
      Texas A&M University
      $13/hr
      Range: $8 - $20
      21 salaries
      $13
      $8$20
      Missouri State University
      $1,024/mo
      Range: $877 - $1K
      20 salaries
      $1,024
      $877$1K
      Florida International University
      $21,754/yr
      Range: $9K - $44K
      20 salaries
      $21,754
      $9K$44K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $1,203
      monthly
      A Graduate Assistant in the Springfield, IL Area area reported making $1,203 per month
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Springfield, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      College / University
      $15
      hourly
      A Graduate Assistant in the Greenville, NC Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Greenville, NC Area area
      Part-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      College / University
      $15
      hourly
      A Graduate Assistant in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Part-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      College / University
      $11
      hourly
      A Graduate Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $11 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Part-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $20,000
      per year
      A Graduate Assistant in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $20,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
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