Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Resident Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$52,371 / yrTotal Pay
$31,319 / yrBase Pay
$21,053 / yrAdditional Pay

$52,371

 / yr
$23K$406K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Resident Assistant is $52,371 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $31,319 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $21,053 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Brookdale Senior Living
3.2

Brookdale Senior Living

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $10 - $16
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$10

$16

$10 - $16 Range

3,130 Jobs
Elmcroft Senior Living
3.0

Elmcroft Senior Living

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $15

$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

Five Star Senior Living
3.1

Five Star Senior Living

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$10

$14

$10 - $14 Range

Florida State University
4.3

Florida State University

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $5 - $11

$5

$11

$5 - $11 Range

Provision Living
2.8

Provision Living

Resident Assistant

$34,959

 /yr
Range: $22K - $38K

$22K

$38K

$21,531 - $37,800 Range

Ecumen
4.2

Ecumen

Resident Assistant

$59,769

 /yr
Range: $29K - $68K

$29K

$68K

$28,971 - $67,663 Range

ASI (Accessible Space, Inc.)
3.4

ASI (Accessible Space, Inc.)

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $15

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

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Brookdale Senior Living
3.2

Brookdale Senior Living

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$9

$16

$9 - $16 Range

Morning Pointe
3.2

Morning Pointe

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $15

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

The University of Massachusetts Amherst
4.3

The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$1

$23

$1 - $23 Range

Savannah College of Art and Design
3.8

Savannah College of Art and Design

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$4

$11

$4 - $11 Range

University of Florida
4.3

University of Florida

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$3

$14

$3 - $14 Range

American Campus Communities
3.6

American Campus Communities

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $9 - $16

$9

$16

$9 - $16 Range

University of Texas at Arlington
4.2

University of Texas at Arlington

Resident Assistant - Monthly

$783

 /mo
Range: $513 - $2K

$513

$2K

$513 - $2,185 Range

Miami University
3.8

Miami University

Resident Assistant

$10,749

 /yr
Range: $10K - $21K

$10K

$21K

$9,691 - $20,594 Range

Miami University
3.8

Miami University

Resident Assistant

$10,942

 /yr
Range: $10K - $20K

$10K

$20K

$9,501 - $20,347 Range

HumanGood
4.0

HumanGood

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $19

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

UCLA Residential Life

Resident Assistant

$18,068

 /yr
Range: $5K - $51K

$5K

$51K

$4,879 - $50,828 Range

Presbyterian Homes & Services
3.9

Presbyterian Homes & Services

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $18

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

Florida International University
4.1

Florida International University

Resident Assistant - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $11

$9

$11

$9 - $11 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Resident Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Resident Assistant is $28,316 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Resident Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 935 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Resident Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Resident Assistant in United States is $40,194 per year.

The lowest salary for a Resident Assistant in United States is $19,948 per year.

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