TEACHING ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$46,000
$20,000
Min 10%
$46,000
Median 50%
$105,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Wright State University
Highest Paying City
Boston, MA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
1.5 years
How much does a teaching assistant make?
As a Teaching Assistant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $46,195 per year or $22.21 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $105,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $20,000. Most Teaching Assistant jobs are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Some of the states with the best Teaching Assistant salaries are Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The typical tenure for a Teaching Assistant is 1.5 years.

Average Teaching Assistant Salary By Company

There is good job security in Teaching Assistant positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Teaching Assistants are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Wright State University and Harris County Department of Education are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like IDEO or Wildwood Programs, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Teaching Assistants.

Average Teaching Assistant Salary By Location

Teaching Assistants in the United States of America make on average $46,195 a year or $22.21 per hour. Working in Boston, MA as a Teaching Assistant will pay you the highest wages at around $57,033 per year. The average entry-level salary in Boston, MA is $23,000. Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Alabama, Arkansas, Kansas, Kentucky, and Missouri report the lowest wages for Teaching Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Boston, MA
$57,033
2
Glenville, NY
$54,227
3
Hartford, CT
$53,854
4
Bloomfield, NJ
$49,291
5
San Francisco, CA
$49,023

RECENTLY ADDED Teaching Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Saint Paul, MN
10/29/2019
$31,305
Dcsdk12
Teaching Assistant
10/26/2019
$25,044
West Hartford Public Schools
Teaching Assistant
10/18/2019
$26,088
Round Lake Area Schools
Teaching Assistant
10/18/2019
$41,406
Launchcode
Teaching Assistant
Philadelphia, PA
10/18/2019
$151,200
University of Kansas
Teaching Assistant
10/15/2019
$18,783
Johns Hopkins University
Teaching Assistant
Baltimore, MD
10/12/2019
$52,175
Nc State University
Teaching Assistant
Raleigh, NC
09/30/2019
$144,000
Saint Paul, MN
09/29/2019
$31,305
St. Louis Community College
Teaching Assistant
Saint Louis, MO
09/28/2019
$46,958
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