In addition to the numerous non-monetary benefits of the RA position, RAs receive the following compensation.
|Compensation Type||Compensation Details||In Numbers|
|Housing||Resident Assistants are Provided a residence hall room (private room as space allows).||$5,706 - 6,860/Year|
|Roommate Pay||Resident Assistants who are in double-occupancy rooms may be assigned a roommate and will receive an expanded housing adjustment.||$5.50/Day|
|Meal Plan||Resident Assistants receive a 19-meals/week meal plan. The meal plan is valid when the dining centers are open. RAs who are on-call during break periods when the dining centers are closed will receive additional compensation.||$2,200/Year|
|Boomer Meals||Resident Assistants receive $170 Boomer Meals per semester to be used at various vendors throughout campus.||$340/Year|
|Stipend||Resident Assistants receive a stipend of $200/month for the months of August - April and $100/month for May.||$1.900/Year|
|Book and Educational Supply Voucher||Resident Assistants receive a voucher to be used at the Missouri State University Bookstore for books and educational supplies.||Starting at $650/Year|