Average Instructional Assistant Hourly Pay

$14.33
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$10.96
MEDIAN
$14.33
90%
$19.36

The average hourly pay for an Instructional Assistant is $14.33

Hourly Rate
$11 - $19
Bonus
$49 - $2k
Total Pay
$20k - $39k
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What Do Instructional Assistants Do?

Instructional Assistant Tasks
  • Assist teachers in planning and preparing materials for individual and group classroom activities.
  • Assist in delivering lessons in the absence of the teacher.
  • Foster a positive learning atmosphere and assist the classroom teacher in eliminating potential disruptions.
  • Target low-performing students with specialized attention and one-on-one learning to help them achieve their academic goals.
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How do Instructional Assistants Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
(91)
Highly Satisfied
12Reviews
Based on 91 responses, the job of Instructional Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.12 out of 5. On average, Instructional Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Instructional Assistants

What is the highest pay for Instructional Assistants?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for an Instructional Assistant is $19.36 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Instructional Assistants?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for an Instructional Assistant is $10.96 / hour

How can Instructional Assistants increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as an Instructional Assistant is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are an Instructional Assistant that oversees more junior Instructional Assistants, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.