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Working As A Teaching Assistant

  • Interpreting the Meaning of Information for Others
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • $46,820

    Average Salary

What Does A Teaching Assistant Do

A Teaching Assistant supports learning activities in schools and nurseries. They are involved in various activities, such as preparing the classroom for lessons, setting up art equipment, and preparing computers.

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Average Length of Employment
Professor 3.7 years
Lecturer 2.8 years
Course Instructor 2.2 years
Teaching Associate 2.2 years
Student Instructor 1.8 years
Teaching Fellow 1.7 years
Co-Instructor 1.3 years
Course Assistant 1.0 years
Teaching Assistant 1.0 years
Top Employers Before
Internship 19.7%
Volunteer 6.3%
Tutor 4.6%
Instructor 3.6%
Researcher 3.5%
Teacher 3.4%
Cashier 2.7%
Assistant 2.5%
President 1.7%
Top Employers After
Internship 11.2%
Instructor 6.5%
Volunteer 4.7%
Teacher 4.5%
Tutor 3.6%
Fellow 3.1%
Consultant 2.4%
Researcher 2.3%
Lecturer 2.3%

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Teaching Assistant Demographics

Gender

Female

51.0%

Male

39.6%

Unknown

9.4%
Ethnicity

White

51.5%

Asian

22.1%

Hispanic or Latino

12.4%

Black or African American

9.1%

Unknown

5.0%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

31.5%

French

13.1%

Chinese

12.2%

Mandarin

9.7%

German

5.3%

Japanese

3.8%

Italian

3.2%

Arabic

3.2%

Korean

2.9%

Russian

2.7%

Cantonese

2.5%

Hindi

2.4%

Portuguese

2.1%

Vietnamese

1.0%

Urdu

0.9%

Greek

0.8%

Turkish

0.8%

Hebrew

0.8%

Bengali

0.7%

Polish

0.5%
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Teaching Assistant Education

Schools

Purdue University

6.7%

Pennsylvania State University

6.6%

University of Texas at Austin

6.5%

University of Florida

6.3%

Iowa State University

6.1%

Michigan State University

5.8%

Cornell University

5.6%

University of Massachusetts Amherst

5.6%

University of Iowa

4.8%

University of Houston

4.7%

Brigham Young University

4.7%

Arizona State University

4.5%

State University of New York Buffalo

4.3%

University of Illinois at Chicago

4.3%

Florida State University

4.1%

Texas A&M University

4.1%

University of Colorado at Boulder

4.0%

Syracuse University

3.9%

Northeastern University

3.8%

Carnegie Mellon University

3.8%
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Majors

Chemistry

8.8%

Psychology

8.6%

Mechanical Engineering

8.4%

Biology

8.2%

Computer Science

7.8%

Electrical Engineering

6.2%

Business

5.6%

Physics

4.3%

English

4.2%

Mathematics

4.0%

Geology

3.9%

Computer Engineering

3.7%

Chemical Engineering

3.5%

Communication

3.5%

Statistics

3.4%

Fine Arts

3.3%

Economics

3.1%

Education

3.1%

Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Biology

3.1%

History

3.1%
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Degrees

Masters

37.6%

Bachelors

31.7%

Doctorate

17.9%

Other

8.8%

Associate

2.0%

Certificate

1.7%

Diploma

0.2%

License

0.1%
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Real Teaching Assistant Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Teaching Assistant Harvard University Cambridge, MA Jan 10, 2016 $125,408
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago Jersey City, NJ May 14, 2010 $96,002
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago Chicago, IL Dec 14, 2009 $96,002
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago Jersey City, NJ Nov 22, 2010 $96,002
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago Chicago, IL Nov 22, 2010 $96,002
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago Chicago, IL Mar 26, 2012 $96,002
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago New York, NY Mar 26, 2012 $96,002
Teaching Assistant Hash Map Labs, Inc. San Francisco, CA May 13, 2013 $80,000
Financial Mathematics Teaching Assistant The University of Chicago Chicago, IL Oct 01, 2012 $62,610
Teaching Assistant Harvard University Cambridge, MA Aug 01, 2011 $59,417
Teaching Assistant Harvard University Cambridge, MA Sep 01, 2009 $54,345
Teaching Assistant Harvard University Cambridge, MA Aug 01, 2014 $51,300
Drill Instructor/Teaching Assistant Harvard University Cambridge, MA Jun 01, 2015 $51,300
Teaching Assistant Harvard University Cambridge, MA Sep 01, 2009 $47,563
Post Production Teaching Assistant New York Film Academy Ltd Burbank, CA Jul 11, 2016 $46,800
French Teaching Assistant Gettysburg College Gettysburg, PA Aug 01, 2011 $45,935
Japanese Teaching Assistant Gettysburg College Gettysburg, PA Aug 01, 2011 $45,935
Post Production Teaching Assistant New York Film Academy Ltd Burbank, CA Mar 31, 2016 $41,740
Post Production Teaching Assistant New York Film Academy Ltd Burbank, CA Feb 03, 2016 $41,740
French Teaching Assistant Gettysburg College Gettysburg, PA Aug 01, 2010 $38,443
Teaching Assistant/Instructor Michigan Technological University Houghton, MI Mar 05, 2011 $36,773
Teaching Assistant South Campus Therapeutic Day School Palatine, IL Sep 14, 2011 $35,479
Spanish Teaching Assistant Gettysburg College Gettysburg, PA Aug 27, 2012 $35,249
Teaching Assistant Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals, Inc. Saginaw, MI Aug 30, 2010 $35,124
Teaching Assistant/Audio Visual Photomanhattan, Inc. New York, NY Jan 03, 2016 $31,827 -
$54,784
Teaching Assistant New York Film Academy Ltd Burbank, CA May 01, 2014 $31,305
Teaching Assistant (Biomedical Engineering) Medisend International Dallas, TX Aug 10, 2015 $30,667 -
$35,000

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Top Skills for A Teaching Assistant

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  1. Lab Experiments
  2. Class Activities
  3. Undergraduate
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  • Assisted in the design of process control and data acquisition student lab experiments for junior and senior chemical engineering unit-operations courses.
  • Tutored Chemistry students with in class activities Administered weekly quizzes and reviewed weekly concepts
  • Developed curriculum and taught composition courses involving traditional classroom and computer lab instruction for undergraduate students within program framework.
  • Major responsibilities include conducting weekly recitations, grading and holding office hours.
  • Supervised chemistry students in their organic chemistry laboratory, taught general laboratory technique, answered questions, and graded lab reports.

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