Average Preschool Teacher Assistant Hourly Pay

$11.73
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$9.15
MEDIAN
$11.73
90%
$15.37

The average hourly pay for a Preschool Teacher Assistant is $11.73

Hourly Rate
$9 - $15
Bonus
$9 - $986
Total Pay
$18k - $32k
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What Do Preschool Teacher Assistants Do?

Preschool Teacher Assistant Tasks
  • Assist teacher with preparation and facilitation of daily activities, such as games, crafts, and field trips.
  • Assess children's' emotional and developmental needs through evaluation and parent-teacher conferences.
  • Attend to children's basic needs, such as toileting, feeding, and maintaining nap schedules.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of classroom.
  • Ensure supervision of children and enforce school policy.
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Job Satisfaction for Preschool Teacher Assistant

3.8 out of 5
(79)
Highly Satisfied
14Reviews
Based on 79 responses, the job of Preschool Teacher Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.79 out of 5. On average, Preschool Teacher Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
97.5%
Male
1.3%
Prefer to self-define
1.3%
This data is based on 237 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

30%

Dental

24%

Vision

18%

None

69%