Preschool Assistant

Preschool Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$27,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$27,000
Median 50%
$36,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.8 years
How much does a preschool assistant make?
Preschool Assistants in America make, on average, $28,019 a year or $13.47 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $36,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $21,000 per year. The best states for high paying Preschool Assistant jobs are Alaska, Washington, Maine, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia. The typical tenure for a Preschool Assistant is 1.8 years.

Average Preschool Assistant Salary By Location

As a Preschool Assistant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $28,019 per year or $13.47 per hour. Preschool Assistants make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $36,716 per year. Not only that, San Francisco, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $27,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Preschool Assistant salaries are Alaska, Washington, Maine, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia. On the other hand, New Mexico, Louisiana, Arkansas, Georgia, and Mississippi report the lowest wages for Preschool Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$36,716
2
Lakewood, CO
$30,706
3
Des Plaines, IL
$27,623
4
Lansing, MI
$26,707
5
Terre Haute, IN
$24,235

Average Preschool Assistant Salary By Company

Preschool Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Preschool Assistants are Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Fountain Valley. Companies like City of Lakewood and YMCA of Greater Houston also report very competitive wages for Preschool Assistants.

Average Preschool Assistant Pay By Industry

Wages for Preschool Assistants can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Telecommunication companies, Health Care companies, and Non Profits companies pay their Preschool Assistants well. Salaries for Preschool Assistants in Telecommunication companies average $28,348 annually, while Health Care companies and Non Profits companies pay $28,062 and $27,506, respectively. The types of companies that pay Preschool Assistants the least are in the Energy industry, where the average annual salary is $27,280.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$28,348
2
Health Care
$28,062
3
Non Profits
$27,506
4
Energy
$27,280

Recently Added Preschool Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Stockton Unified School District
Preschool Assistant
01/18/2020
$30,867
City of Lakewood
Preschool Assistant
01/13/2020
$25,044
Gateway Unified School District
Preschool Assistant
01/03/2020
$29,489
Eucalyptus Montessori
Preschool Assistant
12/31/2019
$33,392
Dcsdk12
Preschool Assistant
12/18/2019
$25,044
Mountain Empire Unified
Preschool Assistant
12/16/2019
$28,613
12/14/2019
$34,081
Lakeside Union School District-Lakeside
Preschool Assistant
12/14/2019
$26,046
11/22/2019
$27,423
Mountain Empire Unified
Preschool Assistant
11/21/2019
$28,613
Show More