The average pay for an Educational Assistant is C$20.01 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Autism is associated with high pay for this job.

C$19,821 - C$44,584
C$20K
C$31K
C$45K
MEDIAN: C$30,926
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50%
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C$13.79 - C$25.56
C$14
C$20
C$26
MEDIAN: C$20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$19,821 - C$44,584  
   
Bonus
C$989  
Total Pay (?
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C$25,429 - C$52,379  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$10C$20C$30
Hourly Rate
C$13.79 - C$25.56  
   
Overtime
C$16.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$20KC$40KC$60K
Bonus
C$989  
   
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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C$25,429 - C$52,379  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 530

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Pay by Experience Level for Educational Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,707

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Educational Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Educational Assistant?

Educational Assistant in Selkirk:
"Somewhat Unfulfilled."
Pros: The hours and connecting with the students and some of the staff.
Cons: As a substitute EA, I don't like the uncertainty of the job assignments.

Educational Assistant in Bowmanville:
"Working Hard to See The Smiles."
Pros: I love seeing my students smile when they succeed at a new task, and knowing I helped them achieve it. I enjoy working with children and helping to further their knowledge of the world and the knowledge around us.
Cons: I dislike the stress we endure on days where our student has many upsets and physically/verbally lashes out. I also dislike the lack of respect we experience from other educators.

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Key Stats for Educational Assistant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Educational Assistant Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 10%


National Average
C$40,000


Skills That Affect Educational Assistant Salaries

Autism
up arrow 21%

National Average
C$40,000

Childhood Education
up arrow 7%

Disability Support
up arrow 12%

Training
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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