Teacher Associate Statistics in the US

The average employee age for teacher associates is 44 years. The teacher associate workforce reached a whopping 2,413,653 in 2020!

Among teacher associates, we discovered that 78.4% of them are women, while 18.1% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among teacher associates is White, which makes up 58.3% of all teacher associates. Comparatively, there are 20.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity. The majority of teacher associates are located in TX, Houston and NY, New York.

Teacher associates are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to education companies. Taking it a step further, teacher associates are more likely to find a job in the non profits industry. Looking at teacher associate statistics, we found was that Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Vermont and Connecticut are where teacher associates find the highest salaries.

From where do we know all information about teacher associate demographics? We analyzed 4,788 teacher associates resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Teacher Associate Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as teacher associates. Keep reading to find out what the results for teacher associates were.

Teacher Associate Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among teacher associates is White, which makes up 58.3% of all teacher associates. Comparatively, there are 20.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 58.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 19.9%
  • Black or African American, 10.5%
  • Asian, 8.0%
  • Unknown, 2.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.2%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Teacher Associates

The chart below shows that 70.9% of teacher associates speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 6.7% and Korean is the third-most popular at 2.7%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 70.9%
  • French, 6.7%
  • Korean, 2.7%
  • Russian, 2.2%
  • Cantonese, 1.8%
  • Other, 15.7%

Most Common Degree for Teacher Associate

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for teacher associates. The most common degree for teacher associates is bachelor's degree. In fact, 44% of teacher associates earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 20% and rounding it off is master's degree with 17%.

Job Title
  • Bachelors degree, 50%
  • Associate degree, 20%
  • Certificate degree, 13%
  • Masters degree, 8%
  • Other Degrees, 9%

Teacher Associate Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among teacher associates.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Teacher Associate Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the teacher associate position over time.

Male
Female
19%
16%
13%
9%
6%
3%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Teacher Associate Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of teacher associates changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of teacher associates based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Teacher Associate

By looking over 4,788 teacher associates resumes, we figured out that the average teacher associate enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 33%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Teacher Associate Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of teacher associate employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of teacher associates is 40+ years old, which represents 65% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Teacher Associates with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, torque tester and agriculture consultant have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Infant Teacher8%89%
Lead Toddler Teacher8%88%
Nursery Teacher9%88%
Teacher Associate18%78%
Certified Performance Technologist74%21%
Agriculture Consultant79%15%
Torque Tester81%19%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Torque Tester
Agriculture Consultant
Certified Performance Technologist
Teacher Associate
Nursery Teacher
Lead Toddler Teacher
Infant Teacher
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Teacher Associates with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to teacher associates.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Library Technician6.75%
Teacher Associate7.64%
School Curriculum Developer8.68%
Correspondence School Instructor13.03%
High School English Teacher13.66%
Dance Instructor13.71%
Continuing Education Instructor25.12%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Teacher Associate?

male-income
Male Income
$33,518
female-income
Female Income
$30,918

Teacher Associate Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and Hispanic or Latino men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$37,366
$36,070
$34,775
$33,480
$32,184
$30,889
$29,594
$28,298
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Teacher Associate Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$32,078
Some College/ Associate Degree$32,177
Bachelor's Degree$33,704
Master's Degree$36,743

Teacher Associate Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$40,317
$38,530
$36,743
$34,955
$33,168
$31,381
$29,594
$27,806
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Teacher Associate Heatmaps

Where Do Teacher Associates Earn The Most?

The map here shows where teacher associates earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Teacher Associates Located?

By looking through more than 4,788 resumes, we found that the most popular places for teacher associates are TX, Houston and NY, New York.

Number of Teacher Associates

Where Are Teacher Associates In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country teacher associates are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Teacher Associate Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ teacher associates. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most teacher associates is the non profits industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire teacher associates.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Teacher Associate Work In

Employees with the teacher associate job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most teacher associates prefer to work at private companies over education companies.

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Public

Education

Government

Private

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ teacher associates. Those industries include non profits, education and health care.

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Non Profits

Education

Health Care

Professional

Manufacturing

Teacher Associate Jobs