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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Teaching Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$58,583 / yrTotal Pay
$32,461 / yrBase Pay
$26,122 / yrAdditional Pay

$58,583

 / yr
$24K$391K
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The estimated total pay for a Teaching Assistant is $58,583 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $32,461 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $26,122 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Graduate Research Assistant Salaries with median pay of $37,806, Graduate Student Salaries with median pay of $41,941, Graduate Teaching Assistant Salaries with median pay of $36,403, Teacher Assistant Salaries with median pay of $57,119.

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Brigham Young University (BYU)
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Teaching AssistantSee 242 salaries from all locations219 open jobs

$2,816

 / mo

$2,970

 / mo

$2,994

 / mo

$2,991

 / mo

$3,428

 / mo

$2,984

 / mo

$2,748

 / mo

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$37,249

 / yr

$3,507

 / mo

$3,495

 / mo

$3,159

 / mo

$3,078

 / mo

$36,429

 / yr

$3,224

 / mo

$2,798

 / mo

$2,840

 / mo

$3,116

 / mo

$3,491

 / mo

$2,945

 / mo

$3,360

 / mo
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Recent teaching assistant Salaries

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Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Teaching Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$1,800

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
School Aide

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teaching Assistant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$25,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Teaching Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$115

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teaching Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teaching Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teaching Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Teaching Assistant Special Education

United States of America

 | <1 year

$33,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday

Teaching Assistant pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Teaching Assistant is $32,461 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Teaching Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 17072 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Teaching Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Teaching Assistant in United States is $48,868 per year.

The lowest salary for a Teaching Assistant in United States is $21,563 per year.

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