Minimum Stipend Levels for Graduate Assistants – 2017-18

The following are MINIMUM stipend levels, for 50 percent appointments, beginning July 1, 2017 for annual appointments and August 21, 2017 for academic appointments :

Research assistantship
Annual: $22,081
Academic: $18,067

Teaching assistantship
Standard / academic: $16,196
Senior / academic: $18,067

Project assistantship
Annual: $19,795
Academic: $16,196

PA grader/reader
Hourly rate: $17.36

See related article: UW-Madison increases stipend rates for graduate assistants

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