Resident Assistant salary in the United States

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Based on 1,874 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Resident Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Resident Assistant is $25,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,874 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Resident Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Resident Assistant salary can vary between $16,000 to $46,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Resident Assistant salary by location

Resident Assistant salary by company

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Allied Services, Lackawanna County, PA
14 income tax records
$22K – $38K
Waianae Coast Community, Honolulu County, HI
10 income tax records
$25K – $31K

Resident Assistant demographics in United States

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87% are single
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13% are married
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39% have kids
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14% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Resident Assistants in United States

1,874 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a resident assistant in the United States is $25,500 per year. Resident assistant salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $46,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,874 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as resident assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for resident assistants in the United States: York Metro Area, PA ($35,000 a year), New York Metro Area, NY ($34,500 a year), and Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA ($34,500 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.