Graduate Assistant Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Graduate Assistant is $19,290 per year. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job.
Graduate Assistant Total Pay (?
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$11,990 - $30,781
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MEDIAN: $19,290
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Graduate Assistant Total Pay (?
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$8.00 - $21.99
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$11,990 - $30,781  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,231  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$12,559 - $37,296  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 98
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.00 - $21.99  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,231  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$12,559 - $37,296  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 98
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Microsoft Word
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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National Average
$21,000

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Gender

Female
38%
female alumni
 
Male
62%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 47% dental benefits Dental: 18%
vision benefits Vision: 13% employee benefits None: 53%
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