Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Graduate Teaching Assistant is $19,141 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
Graduate Teaching Assistant Total Pay (?
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$12,210 - $29,832
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MEDIAN: $19,141
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Graduate Teaching Assistant Total Pay (?
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$9.76 - $22.50
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$11K$22K$33K
Salary
$12,210 - $29,832  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$13,068 - $31,234  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.76 - $22.50  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
   
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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$13,068 - $31,234  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
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Job Description for Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Prepare teaching materials for presentations and lectures.
  • Prepare homework assignments and administer quizzes and tests.
  • Work under a senior faculty member to instruct introductory or lower-level classes.
  • Maintain regular hours for student mentoring and tutoring.

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Mid-Career
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National Average
$20,000
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
33%
female alumni
 
Male
67%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 31%
vision benefits Vision: 22% employee benefits None: 37%
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