Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Teacher Aide is $12.20
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Teacher Aides?
An entry-level Teacher Aide with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.73 based on 151 salaries. An early career Teacher Aide with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.07 based on 730 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Teacher Aides Do?
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.
Teacher aides are great sources of information in parent-teacher conferences, as …Read more
- 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.