A Teacher Assistant earns an average wage of AU$22.63 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$20,134 - AU$56,166
AU$20K
AU$37K
AU$56K
MEDIAN: AU$36,629
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AU$17.82 - AU$27.53
AU$18
AU$23
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$22.67
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
AU$20,134 - AU$56,166  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$33,447 - AU$57,088  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
AU$17.82 - AU$27.53  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,447 - AU$57,088  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 133

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Pay by Experience Level for Teacher Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Teacher Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Teacher Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 141 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Teacher Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Teacher Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 19 salaries. A Teacher Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,814

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Key Stats for Teacher Assistant

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Teacher Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Late-Career
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
AU$45,000

▼5%

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%
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