Entry-Level Teacher Assistant Salary

An Entry-Level Teacher Assistant earns an average wage of $10.25 per hour. A skill in Teaching is associated with high pay for this job.

$13,751 - $34,111
$14K
$22K
$34K
MEDIAN: $21,930
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$8.40 - $14.58
$8
$10
$15
MEDIAN: $10.44
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$0$34K
Salary $13,751 - $34,111
Bonus $48.18 - $1,030
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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$16,844 - $30,993
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 703
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $8.40 - $14.58
Hourly Tips $5.25
Overtime $10.57 - $21.34
Annual Data $0$30K
Bonus $48.18 - $1,030
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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$16,844 - $30,993
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,462

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $21,854

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Teacher Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Teacher Assistant in Canton:
"How stressful it may get at times."
Love those children they spend most of time with you.

Teacher Assistant in Hampton:
"Work place professionalism."
Give it your all. Expect to give a lot of your self and not be appreciated for your efforts.

Teacher Assistant in New Castle:
"Pick your battles."
Each child you come in contact with has their own talents, learning strengths and behavioral problems. No two are the same. In cases of a challenging child, pick your battles. Pick the areas that you feel that can lead to success.

Teacher Assistant in Laredo:
"Trust."
Don't judge any child or parent.

Teacher Assistant in Fort Worth:
"It's mainly for young people without the resonsibility of bi."
The job is for those who are young physically people without bills. Also the pay is like if you are doing volunteer work.

Teacher Assistant in Rutherfordton:
"Teaching."
Good Luck and Try to Work with the kids as much as possible.

Teacher Assistant in Tiffin:
"What a purpose you fullfill."
How much satisfaction you will receive from what you will do. Taking care of children that need and appreciate you. Teaching them living skills, social skills and educational needs. Truly making a difference in the child's needs.

Key Stats for Teacher Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 309 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Teacher Assistant Salaries

Teaching
▲19%

Special Education
▲4%


Bilingual
▼0%

National Average
$22,000




CPR
▼5%

Cleaning
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 309 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 56%
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