Average Teaching Assistant (TA) Salary in New York, New York

$29,879
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The average salary for a Teaching Assistant (TA) in New York, New York is $29,879.
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MEDIAN $29,879
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$21k - $42k
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$22k - $42k

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Job Description for Teaching Assistant (TA)

Teaching Assistant (TA) Tasks
  • 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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Teaching Assistant (TA)

Skills in Childhood Education, English Language and Oral / Verbal Communication are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Teaching Assistant (TA)

An early career Teaching Assistant (TA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $27,709 based on 37 salaries. A mid-career Teaching Assistant (TA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $35,708 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Teaching Assistant (TA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Teaching Assistant (TA) in their job title in Rochester, New York earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (10.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Buffalo, New York (33.4% less), Albany, New York (33.1% less) and Syracuse, New York (31.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 69 survey responses.
Early Career
53.6%
Mid Career
26.1%
Experienced
20.3%