The average wage for a Teacher Aide in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$21.17 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$17,352 - AU$45,889
AU$17K
AU$37K
AU$46K
MEDIAN: AU$36,684
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AU$17.52 - AU$25.42
AU$18
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.71
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AU$0AU$51K
Salary AU$17,352 - AU$45,889
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$30,319 - AU$51,571
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$17.52 - AU$25.42
Annual Data AU$0AU$51K
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$30,319 - AU$51,571
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 147

Job Description for Teacher Aide

The two main responsibilities of teacher aides are to assist with clerical work and classroom activities. They must provide support for teachers, including giving attention to individual students who need assistance and keeping an eye on students while the teacher is away. Teacher aides typically work with younger students and provide personalized attention, observe their progress, and encourage them individually.

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Teacher Aide Tasks

  • Supervise students during instruction, recess, hallways, etc., to maintain order and provide a good learning environment.
  • Assist in developing, preparing, and distributing lessons and materials.
  • Handle difficult behavioral problems or safety issues directly.
  • Assist teachers with records such as attendance and grades.

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Pay by Experience Level for Teacher Aide

Pay by Experience for a Teacher Aide has a positive trend. An entry-level Teacher Aide with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 80 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Teacher Aide with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$43,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Teacher Aide which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 11 salaries. A Teacher Aide with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Teacher Aide

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Teacher Aide Salaries

▲11%

▲9%

▲3%

▼0%

National Average
AU$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 97%