Average Teacher Assistant Salary in Dallas, Texas

$23,754
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$200
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The average salary for a Teacher Assistant in Dallas, Texas is $23,754.
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Salary
$20k - $30k
Bonus
$0 - $200
Total Pay
$20k - $34k

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Job Description for Teacher Assistant

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Teacher Assistant

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Teacher Assistant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Teacher Assistant
Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Educ...
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Administrative Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Teacher Assistant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Teacher Assistant

An entry-level Teacher Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $23,489 based on 6 salaries. An early career Teacher Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23,670 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career Teacher Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23,934 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Teacher Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24,759 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $29,000.
Employees with Teacher Assistant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 34.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (33.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (21.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (12.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (4.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 99 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.1%
Early Career
46.5%
Mid Career
23.2%
Experienced
14.1%
Late Career
10.1%