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What is the average salary for Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States?

Graduate Teaching Assistants earn an average salary of $32,970 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,250 and go up to $49,240.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $49,240 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $42,430 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $31,570 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $21,490 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $18,250 per year

Historical salary for Graduate Teaching Assistants in the United States

Graduate Teaching Assistant salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Minnesota - $46,310 # 1
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Wyoming - $44,050 # 2
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Utah - $43,690 # 3
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Nebraska - $43,340 # 4
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Oregon - $41,380 # 5
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Hawaii - $41,120 # 6
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Nevada - $40,570 # 7
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in New Jersey - $40,240 # 8
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Ohio - $39,910 # 9
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Maryland - $39,530 # 10
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Massachusetts - $39,110 # 11
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Pennsylvania - $37,700 # 12
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in New York - $37,690 # 13
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Colorado - $37,610 # 14
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Indiana - $37,100 # 15
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in South Carolina - $37,040 # 16
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Virginia - $35,250 # 17
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Oklahoma - $35,110 # 18
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Michigan - $35,090 # 19
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Texas - $34,980 # 20
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Missouri - $34,780 # 21
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Florida - $33,930 # 22
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Illinois - $31,440 # 23
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Arizona - $30,570 # 24
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Iowa - $30,320 # 25
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Louisiana - $30,230 # 26
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Wisconsin - $29,760 # 27
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in California - $29,730 # 28
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Kentucky - $29,700 # 29
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Mississippi - $27,960 # 30
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Tennessee - $26,100 # 31
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Arkansas - $23,400 # 32
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in New Mexico - $20,190 # 33
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in West Virginia - $19,550 # 34
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Alabama - $19,200 # 35
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Idaho - $17,530 # 36
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics