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Average Bonus
The average graduate assistant salary in Alabama, United States is $30,118 or an hourly rate of $14. This is 10% lower (-$3,384) than the average graduate assistant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $455.
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Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level graduate assistant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $21,999. On the other end, a senior level graduate assistant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $38,057.
Job Description
Assist faculty or other instructional staff in postsecondary institutions by performing teaching or teaching-related duties, such as teaching lower level courses, developing teaching materials, preparing and giving examinations, and grading examinations or papers. Graduate teaching assistants must be enrolled in a graduate school program. Graduate assistants who primarily perform non-teaching duties, such as research, should be reported in the occupational category related to the work performed. Excludes “Teacher Assistants” (25-9041).

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