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$37,353

Average Base Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$654

Average Bonus
The average graduate research assistant salary in Arkansas, United States is $37,353 or an hourly rate of $18. This is 12% lower (-$5,154) than the average graduate research assistant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $654.
Salary by Experience

$27,983

Entry Level Salary

$57,012

Senior Level Salary
An entry level graduate research assistant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $27,983. On the other end, a senior level graduate research assistant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $57,012.
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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