Graduate Teaching Assistant

Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$49,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$49,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Marshall University
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a graduate teaching assistant make?
Graduate Teaching Assistants in America make, on average, $49,831 a year or $23.96 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $117,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $21,000 per year. The best states for high paying Graduate Teaching Assistant jobs are Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Minnesota, Washington, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Graduate Teaching Assistant is 1.7 years.
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Average Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary By Location

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $49,831 per year or $23.96 per hour. Graduate Teaching Assistants make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $60,079 per year. Even as an entry-level Graduate Teaching Assistant, you will make $23,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Graduate Teaching Assistant salaries are Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Minnesota, Washington, and Connecticut. Oklahoma, West Virginia, Arkansas, Alabama, and Georgia are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$60,079
2
McAllen, TX
$57,346
3
Portland, OR
$53,462
4
New York, NY
$50,442
5
Fairbanks, AK
$50,368

Average Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Graduate Teaching Assistant makes. Companies like Marshall University or University of Alaska will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Jacksonville State University and Oregon Health & Science University also report very competitive wages for Graduate Teaching Assistants.

Recently Added Graduate Teaching Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The Texas A&M University System
Graduate Teaching Assistant
01/29/2020
$33,392
Prairie View A&M University
Graduate Teaching Assistant
01/21/2020
$33,392
The Texas A&M University System
Graduate Teaching Assistant
12/20/2019
$25,044
Prairie View A&M University
Graduate Teaching Assistant
12/20/2019
$31,305
Jacksonville State University
Graduate Teaching Assistant
12/14/2019
$48,000
The Texas A&M University System
Graduate Teaching Assistant
11/27/2019
$31,305
Prairie View A&M University
Graduate Teaching Assistant
11/26/2019
$31,305
The Texas A&M University System
Graduate Teaching Assistant
10/26/2019
$31,305
Prairie View A&M University
Graduate Teaching Assistant
10/25/2019
$31,305
The Texas A&M University System
Graduate Teaching Assistant
09/29/2019
$25,044
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