How much does a Graduate Student Instructor make?

Updated Sep 19, 2021

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$34,691 /yr
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19 salaries

$24K

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$35K

Average

$50K

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The national average salary for Graduate Student Instructor is $34,691 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Graduate Student Instructor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 19 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Graduate Student Instructor employees.

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University of California Berkeley
4.3

University of California Berkeley

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly

$2,052

 /mo
Range: $1K - $6K
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$1K

$6K

$1,178 - $6,134 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly

$2,459

 /mo
Range: $1K - $6K

$1K

$6K

$1,015 - $5,609 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Graduate Student Instructor

$29,088

 /yr
Range: $22K - $34K

$22K

$34K

$21,868 - $34,300 Range

University of California Berkeley
4.3

University of California Berkeley

Graduate Student Instructor

$25,578

 /yr
Range: $22K - $55K

$22K

$55K

$22,183 - $54,581 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly Contractor

$2,213

 /mo
Range: $1K - $4K

$1K

$4K

$1,423 - $4,112 Range

University of California Berkeley
4.3

University of California Berkeley

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly Contractor

$2,138

 /mo
Range: $2K - $5K

$2K

$5K

$1,609 - $4,795 Range

University of Utah
4.3

University of Utah

Graduate Student Instructor

$36,832

 /yr
Range: $20K - $173K

$20K

$173K

$19,940 - $172,640 Range

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University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Graduate Student Instructor - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $31

$10

$31

$10 - $31 Range

University of California
4.3

University of California

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly

$2,049

 /mo
Range: $2K - $2K

$2K

$2K

$1,960 - $2,072 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly
About 

$1K -$3K

$1K

$3K

$1,291 - $3,000 Range

Duke University
4.3

Duke University

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly
About 

$1K -$8K

$1K

$8K

$1,335 - $7,668 Range

University of Georgia
4.2

University of Georgia

Graduate Student Instructor
About 

$15K -$22K

$15K

$22K

$15,095 - $22,141 Range

University of Colorado Boulder
4.2

University of Colorado Boulder

Graduate Student Instructor
About 

$19K -$27K

$19K

$27K

$18,672 - $26,558 Range

University of Oklahoma
4.2

University of Oklahoma

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly
About 

$1K -$2K

$1K

$2K

$1,008 - $1,545 Range

Sunrise Diamonds

Graduate Student Instructor - Hourly
About 

$15 -$20

 hourly

$15

$20

$15 - $20 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$1,917 - $2,085 Range

4.4

Stanford University

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$1,703 - $1,837 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Graduate Student Instructor - Monthly Contractor
About 

$3K -$3K

$3K

$3K

$2,728 - $2,920 Range

UCLA
4.3

UCLA

Graduate Student Instructor
About 

$20K -$21K

$20K

$21K

$20,022 - $21,310 Range

University of Minnesota
4.3

University of Minnesota

Graduate Student Instructor - Hourly
About 

$25 -$28

 hourly

$25

$28

$25 - $28 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Graduate Student Instructor salaries

The national average salary for a Graduate Student Instructor is $34,691 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Graduate Student Instructor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 19 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Graduate Student Instructor employees.

The highest salary for a Graduate Student Instructor in United States is $49,820 per year.

The lowest salary for a Graduate Student Instructor in United States is $24,156 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$22,000
per year
A Graduate Instructor in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $22,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$2,900
monthly
A Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $2,900 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$21,000
per year
A Graduate Student Instructor in the Ann Arbor, MI Area area reported making $21,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Ann Arbor, MI Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$25
hourly
A Graduate Instructor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$1,350
monthly
A Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $1,350 per month
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
College / University
$2,400
monthly
A Graduate Student Instructor in the Santa Cruz, CA Area area reported making $2,400 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Santa Cruz, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$45,000
per year
A Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
College / University
$30,000
per year
A Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) in the Ann Arbor, MI Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Ann Arbor, MI Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$34,835
per year
A Graduate Student Instructor in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $34,835 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$1,960
monthly
A Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $1,960 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
College / University
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