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How much does a Assistant Teacher make?

Updated Aug 4, 2021

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$28,334 /yr
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1,547 salaries

$21K

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$28K

Average

$38K

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The national average salary for Assistant Teacher is $28,334 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Assistant Teacher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1547 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Assistant Teacher employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Assistant Teacher$28,334 /yr
L3
Teacher III$48,588 /yr
L4
Lead Teacher$35,841 /yr
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KinderCare Learning Centers
3.1

KinderCare Learning Centers

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18
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$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Los Angeles USD
3.8

Los Angeles USD

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

La Petite Academy
3.2

La Petite Academy

Teacher Assistant

$22,673

 /yr
Range: $20K - $26K

$20K

$26K

$19,977 - $26,495 Range

The Goddard School
3.4

The Goddard School

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $18

$9

$18

$9 - $18 Range

Primrose Schools
3.4

Primrose Schools

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $15

$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

Bright Horizons Family Solutions
3.5

Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $18

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

Nobel Learning Communities
2.7

Nobel Learning Communities

Teacher Assistant

$31,177

 /yr
Range: $26K - $37K

$26K

$37K

$26,078 - $36,786 Range

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Los Angeles USD
3.8

Los Angeles USD

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $9 - $19

$9

$19

$9 - $19 Range

Doodle Bugs! Children's Learning Centers
3.5

Doodle Bugs! Children's Learning Centers

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14

$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

Brigham Young University (BYU)
4.6

Brigham Young University (BYU)

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $16

$9

$16

$9 - $16 Range

Childtime Learning Center
3

Childtime Learning Center

Teacher Assistant

$23,839

 /yr
Range: $20K - $30K

$20K

$30K

$20,177 - $30,390 Range

Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center
2.6

Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $15

$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

Kiddie Academy
3.3

Kiddie Academy

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $15

$9

$15

$9 - $15 Range

YMCA
3.9

YMCA

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $14

$9

$14

$9 - $14 Range

Kumon
3.9

Kumon

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $15

$8

$15

$8 - $15 Range

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
3.4

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $17

$11

$17

$11 - $17 Range

New York City Department of Education
3.7

New York City Department of Education

Teacher Assistant

$37,067

 /yr
Range: $25K - $43K

$25K

$43K

$25,036 - $43,463 Range

Dallas Independent School District
3.6

Dallas Independent School District

Teacher Assistant

$25,950

 /yr
Range: $21K - $31K

$21K

$31K

$21,114 - $31,459 Range

Wake County Public Schools
3.7

Wake County Public Schools

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $8 - $20

$8

$20

$8 - $20 Range

Primrose Schools
3.4

Primrose Schools

Teacher Assistant - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $14

$8

$14

$8 - $14 Range

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The national average salary for an Assistant Teacher is $28,334 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Assistant Teacher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1547 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Assistant Teacher employees.

The highest salary for an Assistant Teacher in United States is $38,103 per year.

The lowest salary for an Assistant Teacher in United States is $21,069 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$15
hourly
A Teacher Assistant in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Sacramento, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$10
hourly
An Assistant Teacher in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Franchise
$11
hourly
A Teacher Assistant in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $11 per hour
Additional Pay
$288 cash bonus
$144 stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Teacher Assistant in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$33,000
per year
A Teacher Assistant in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $33,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
School / School District
$56,000
per year
A Chicago Public School Teacher Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $56,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$12
hourly
An Assistant Teacher in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Seasonal
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$22
hourly
An Assistant Teacher in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$2,400
monthly
A Teacher Assistant in the College Station, TX Area area reported making $2,400 per month
Job Highlights
College Station, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University