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Average Teacher Assistant Hourly Pay in Phoenix, Arizona

$12.52
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The average hourly pay for a Teacher Assistant in Phoenix, Arizona is $12.52.
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$15.62
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What Do Teacher Assistants Do?

Teacher Assistant Tasks
  • Supervise, tutor, and assist students individually and in small groups.
  • Maintain and update paperwork including student grades and progress.
  • Plan instruction, including creation of lesson plans, modification of schedules, bibliography, or chart creation, and outlines of goals.
  • Enforce rules, policies, and appropriate behaviors for different settings.

Career Paths

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Teacher Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Teacher Assistants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication, Spanish Language, Curriculum Planning, Activities for Children and Childhood Education.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Teacher Assistants?

An early career Teacher Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.45 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Teacher Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.00 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Teacher Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.33 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Teacher Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 15.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (8.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (4.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (12.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (12.3% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (10.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Early Career
63.6%
Mid Career
15.2%
Experienced
21.2%