Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Teaching Assistant (TA) is $13.76
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Teaching Assistant (TA)s?
An entry-level Teaching Assistant (TA) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.75 based on 50 salaries. An early career Teaching Assistant (TA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.48 based on 293 …Read more
What Do Teaching Assistant (TA)s Do?
Teaching assistants work at a range of academic levels, from preschool to university. Their duties vary by position, but they usually assist with both academic and administrative tasks.
In preschools, teaching assistants often take part in the instruction portion of the day since there is much less instructional time at this level. They usually assist with art activities and play, and they constantly supervise the children during free time.
In elementary schools, teaching assistants are often …Read more
- Teach courses to reach curriculum objectives.
- Attend trainings, meetings and functions for the organization.
- Address behavioral problems, identify discipline issues and create a learning environment.
- Adapt and design activities, assignments, lectures and course plans.