Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary Information in Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for graduate teaching assistants in the state of Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of graduate teaching assistants among Virginia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Graduate Teaching Assistants in Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,020
25th Percentile Wage
$27,970
50th Percentile Wage
$35,540
75th Percentile Wage
$44,250
90th Percentile Wage
$50,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graduate teaching assistants in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,020.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of graduate teaching assistants from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$35,540
0.76% 46.03%
2015
$35,270
0.74% -
2014
$35,010
43.62% -
2013
$19,740
2.84% -
2012
$19,180
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Graduate Teaching Assistants in Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of graduate teaching assistants in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of graduate teaching assistants in state of Virginia ranges from $30,890 to $31,080. The highest paying area for graduate teaching assistants in Virginia is Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News with a median annual salary of $31,080. The lowest paying area is Richmond with a median annual salary of $30,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$31,080
Richmond
$30,890




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