Graduate Assistant salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$24,000/yr
Based on 1,602 income tax records
$16,000
$38,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
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$24K
$16,000
$38,500
How much do Graduate Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Graduate Assistant is $24,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,602 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Graduate Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Graduate Assistant salary can vary between $16,000 to $38,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Graduate Assistant salary by location

Graduate Assistant salary by company

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Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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University Of Michigan Payroll O, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$24K – $37K
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University Of Notre Dame, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$23K – $35K
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University Of Illinois, US Midwest Region
98 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$18K – $34K
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Marquette University Payroll Dep, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $31K
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Iowa State University, US Midwest Region
60 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$19K – $31K
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University Of Wisconsin System, US Midwest Region
90 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$17K – $34K
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Northwestern University, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$19K – $33K
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Wayne State University, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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The Ohio State University, US Midwest Region
71 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$17K – $31K
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Purdue University, US Midwest Region
73 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$17K – $28K
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University Of Nebraska, US Midwest Region
54 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$16K – $28K
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University Of Minnesota, US Midwest Region
69 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$16K – $32K
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Curators Of The University Of Mi, US Midwest Region
41 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $30K
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State Of Kansas, US Midwest Region
37 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $33K
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The University Of Toledo, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$15K – $26K
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University Of Cincinnati, US Midwest Region
27 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $28K
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Miami University, US Midwest Region
35 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$17K – $26K
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Kent State University, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$16K – $25K
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State Of South Dakota, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$16K – $25K
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The University Of Iowa, US Midwest Region
34 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$17K – $30K
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Northern Illinois University, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$16K – $27K
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Indiana University, US Midwest Region
35 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$16K – $25K
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Saint Louis University, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $31K
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Southern Illinois University Carbondale, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$16K – $20K
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Illinois State University, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$16,500/yr
$15K – $24K

Graduate Assistant demographics in US Midwest Region

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81% are single
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19% are married
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6% have kids
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19% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Graduate Assistants in US Midwest Region

1,602 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a graduate assistant in US Midwest Region is $24,000 per year. Graduate assistant salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $16,000 to $38,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,602 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as graduate assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for graduate assistants in US Midwest Region: University of Michigan Payroll O ($33,000 a year), University of Notre Dame ($30,000 a year), and University of Illinois ($27,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for graduate assistants in US Midwest Region: Ann Arbor Metro Area, MI ($32,500 a year), South Bend Metro Area, IN ($30,500 a year), and Champaign Metro Area, IL ($27,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.