A Teaching Assistant (TA) earns an average salary of £11,998 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Teaching Assistant is associated with high pay for this job.

£8,568 - £16,930
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MEDIAN: £11,998
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£6.91 - £9.96
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MEDIAN: £8.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£7K£14K£21K
Salary
£8,568 - £16,930  
   
Bonus
£34.00 - £2,909  
Total Pay (?
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£8,989 - £18,511  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 4,197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£6.91 - £9.96  
   
Overtime
£6.72 - £11.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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£34.00 - £2,909  
   
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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£8,989 - £18,511  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,170
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Pay by Experience Level for Teaching Assistant (TA)

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £13,075

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Teaching Assistant (TA) Reviews

What is it like working as a Teaching Assistant (TA)?

Teaching Assistant (TA) in Hull:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Seeing a child happy, able to understand a difficult task and know it was through. Your help.
Cons: The salary and unpaid overtime making resources and planning. Also the stress levels.

Teaching Assistant (TA) in Hull:
"Rewarding Job."
Pros: Helping and watching the children learn and develop and knowing that I am a part of this.
Cons: The pay is not very good for what I do.

Teaching Assistant (TA) in Ebbw Vale:
"best employment in the world"
Pros: The challenges of nursery and the thrill of seeing children succeed.

Teaching Assistant (TA) in Derby:
"supporting education and learning in children"
Pros: I enjoy having a connexion with the children which is more than that of a school teacher as the child confinds in you making you the key source of safe guarding in children, so if there was any concerns then it would be first hand observence by a teaching assisstant.
Cons: The pay, for what the job entails it is a constant on the go, like surrogate parents and is very tiring, the pay should be increased for such great responsibility.

Teaching Assistant (TA) in Liverpool:
"most enjoyable and fullfilling"
Pros: everything
Cons: none

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Experience Affects Teaching Assistant (TA) Salaries




National Average
₤13,000


Skills That Affect Teaching Assistant (TA) Salaries

Teaching Assistant
up arrow 23%

sen
up arrow 6%

Special Needs
up arrow 4%

Early years
up arrow 4%

Autism
up arrow 4%

behaviour management
up arrow 1%

Teaching
up arrow 1%

Activities for Children
0%

Disability Support
0%

National Average
₤13,000

Childhood Education
up arrow 1%

English Language
up arrow 1%

maths
up arrow 2%

behaviour
up arrow 6%

special educational needs
up arrow 7%

Level 3
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: %
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 96%
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