Graduate Assistant salary in US South Region

Average salary
$23,500/yr
Based on 2,325 income tax records
$16,000
$39,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$39,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Graduate Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Graduate Assistant is $23,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,325 TurboTax users who reported their job as Graduate Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Graduate Assistant salary can vary between $16,000 to $39,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Graduate Assistant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
61 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $32K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
88 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $30K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
73 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $32K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
136 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Durham Metro Area, NC
62 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $32K
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Gainesville Metro Area, FL
139 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$23K – $30K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
21 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$18K – $28K
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Greensboro Metro Area, NC
12 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
17 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$18K – $28K
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Charlottesville Metro Area, VA
23 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $27K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
93 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
50 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
28 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$18K – $28K
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Athens Metro Area, GA
72 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$18K – $27K
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Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK
45 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $26K
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
23 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $26K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
66 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $26K
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Birmingham Metro Area, AL
13 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $26K
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Columbia Metro Area, SC
29 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $28K
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College Station Metro Area, TX
85 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Baton Rouge Metro Area, LA
56 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $26K
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Waco Metro Area, TX
18 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$21K – $24K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
76 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $27K
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Little Rock Metro Area, AR
10 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$18K – $27K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
41 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $26K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
59 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$18K – $25K
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Tallahassee Metro Area, FL
101 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $25K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
31 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$20K – $22K
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Greenville Metro Area, SC
42 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$18K – $24K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
75 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
51 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $26K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
17 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $26K
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Knoxville Metro Area, TN
53 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $25K
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Fayetteville Metro Area, AR
56 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Tuscaloosa Metro Area, AL
18 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Mobile Metro Area, AL
12 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Memphis Metro Area, TN
28 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $22K
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Lubbock Metro Area, TX
18 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$19K – $20K
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Lexington Metro Area, KY
22 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$17K – $20K
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Lafayette Metro Area, LA
14 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$16K – $20K

Graduate Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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University Of North Carolina, US South Region
36 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $32K
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Georgia Institute Of Technology, US South Region
22 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$27K – $30K
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University Of Miami, US South Region
11 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $29K
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State Of Maryland, US South Region
84 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$23K – $29K
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University Of Delaware, US South Region
16 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$23K – $28K
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George Mason University, US South Region
13 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$23K – $28K
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University Of Florida, US South Region
128 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $28K
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University, US South Region
42 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$23K – $26K
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University Of Virginia, US South Region
18 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$23K – $26K
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North Carolina State University, US South Region
35 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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The University Of Houston, US South Region
13 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $25K
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Texas Agrilife Research Payroll, US South Region
12 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $25K
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Georgia State University, US South Region
13 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$23K – $27K
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University Of Oklahoma, US South Region
36 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $26K
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Virginia Commonwealth University, US South Region
14 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$22K – $25K
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Baylor University, US South Region
14 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $24K
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University Of South Florida, US South Region
42 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $26K
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The University Of Texas At Austin, US South Region
41 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $25K
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Oklahoma State University, US South Region
17 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Florida State University, US South Region
80 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $25K
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University Of Central Florida, US South Region
26 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$20K – $24K
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University Of Louisville, US South Region
26 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$20K – $22K
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University Of Georgia, US South Region
67 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$18K – $25K
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University Of South Carolina, US South Region
22 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $25K
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Clemson University, US South Region
34 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Auburn University, US South Region
36 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$18K – $24K
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Louisiana State University, US South Region
36 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$20K – $25K
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Texas Am University Payroll Ser, US South Region
61 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Florida International University, US South Region
22 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$19K – $24K
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West Virginia University, US South Region
33 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Mississippi State University, US South Region
17 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $22K
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University Of Arkansas, US South Region
38 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $22K
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The University Of Tennessee, US South Region
45 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $22K
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Texas Tech University System, US South Region
17 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$18K – $20K
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University Of Memphis, US South Region
18 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $21K
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University Of Kentucky, US South Region
18 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $20K
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The University Of Mississippi, US South Region
14 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$16K – $23K
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University Of North Texas, US South Region
11 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$17K – $20K
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Texas State University, US South Region
12 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$17K – $24K
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The University Of Alabama, US South Region
16 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$16K – $21K

Graduate Assistant demographics in US South Region

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83% are single
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17% are married
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6% have kids
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12% own a home

Graduate Assistant salaries by age in US South Region

$0
$5,875
$11,750
$17,625
$23,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Graduate Assistants in US South Region

2,325 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a graduate assistant in US South Region is $23,500 per year. Graduate assistant salaries in US South Region can vary between $16,000 to $39,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,325 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as graduate assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for graduate assistants in US South Region: University of North Carolina ($28,000 a year), Georgia Institute of Technology ($27,500 a year), and University of Miami ($27,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for graduate assistants in US South Region: Baltimore Metro Area, MD ($28,000 a year), Atlanta Metro Area, GA ($27,000 a year), and Houston Metro Area, TX ($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.