Salary for Teacher Assistants

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Teacher assistants work under the supervision and direction of teachers, who assume the responsibility for the actions of these professionals. They may observe, teach, and tutor students, enforce administration and disciplinary policies, and prepare lessons. These professionals coordinate their efforts with teachers, and may also be responsible for developing and organizing recreational activities for students. Some college training is generally required for this position.

A Teacher Assistant earns a pay level between $19,610 to $44,290 based on the level of seniority. usually receive a pay level of thirty thousand six hundred and thirty dollars every year.

obtain the highest pay in Alaska, which has average job salaries of close to about $39,720. People in this job function are compensated the highest in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, where they can get pay of $38,040.

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INDUSTRIES

Teacher Assistants tend to make the most in the following industries:

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$38,040
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$31,830
Educational Services
$31,040
Public Administration
$30,730
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$30,580
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$30,330

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Health Care and Social Assistance
$27,150
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$29,950
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$30,330
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$30,580
Public Administration
$30,730
Educational Services
$31,040