Salary for Postsecondary Teaching Assistants

Also known as:  Graduate Assistant, Graduate Fellow, Graduate Research Assistant, Graduate Student, Graduate Student Instructor (GSI), Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA), Research Assistant (RA), Teaching Assistant (TA), Teaching Fellow

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A Postsecondary Teaching Assistant gets a salary of between $19,880 and $62,540 based on experience and domain knowledge. usually receive a pay level of thirty-nine thousand four hundred and sixty dollars on an annual basis.

can receive the best pay in Connecticut, where they can earn average pay scales of close to about $56,630. Employees who work in this career can make the most money in Health Care and Social Assistance, where they can get salary pay of $40,360.

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INDUSTRIES

Postsecondary Teaching Assistants tend to make the most in the following industries:

Health Care and Social Assistance
$40,360
Educational Services
$39,520
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$36,010
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$34,060
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$32,110

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Other Services (except Public Administration)
$32,110
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$34,060
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$36,010
Educational Services
$39,520
Health Care and Social Assistance
$40,360