Educational Assistant salary in the United States

Average salary
$22,500/yr
Based on 3,146 income tax records
$16,000
$42,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
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$21K
 
$23K
 
$22K
 
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$23K
$16,000
$42,500
How much do Educational Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Educational Assistant is $22,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,146 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Educational Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Educational Assistant salary can vary between $16,000 to $42,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Educational Assistant salary by location

Educational Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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The City Of New York, Bronx County, NY
19 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$32K – $51K
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Saint Paul Public Schools, Ramsey County, MN
13 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$20K – $48K
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Administrative School 1 Desch, Deschutes County, OR
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $32K
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Multnomah Education Service Di, Multnomah County, OR
19 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $33K
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Gresham Barlow School District, Multnomah County, OR
19 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$17K – $33K
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Lane County School District 4J, Lane County, OR
20 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$17K – $31K
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Murfreesboro City Schools, Rutherford County, TN
24 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $29K
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Portland Public Schools, Multnomah County, OR
11 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$16K – $26K
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Independent School District, Hennepin County, MN
21 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $29K
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Corvallis School District 509J, Benton County, OR
13 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$18K – $26K
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Knox County Schools, Knox County, TN
13 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$16K – $26K
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Pflugerville Isd, Travis County, TX
11 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $26K
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Multnomah County School District, Multnomah County, OR
11 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $23K
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Racine Unified School District, Racine County, WI
17 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$17K – $25K
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Lane County Sd 19 Springfield Pu, Lane County, OR
29 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$16K – $26K
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Lane County School District, Lane County, OR
21 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$15K – $25K
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Round Rock Independent School District, Williamson County, TX
24 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$15K – $25K
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Shelby County Schools, Shelby County, TN
18 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$16K – $25K
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Jackson County School District, Jackson County, OR
16 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$15K – $27K
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Birdville Isd, Tarrant County, TX
14 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $22K
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Fairfield City School District, Butler County, OH
11 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$15K – $20K
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Rutherford Co Board Of Educ, Rutherford County, TN
37 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $22K
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Hamilton County Dept Of Educatio, Hamilton County, TN
10 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $22K
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Douglas County Schools, Douglas County, CO
15 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $25K
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Gallupmckinley County Schools, McKinley County, NM
10 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $25K
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Sioux Falls School District, Minnehaha County, SD
11 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$16K – $23K
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Las Cruces School District, Doña Ana County, NM
24 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$15K – $22K
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Rio Rancho Public Schools, Sandoval County, NM
23 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$16K – $22K
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Clarksville-Montgomery County School System, Montgomery County, TN
41 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$15K – $24K
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North East Independent School District, Bernalillo County, NM
112 income tax records
$17,500/yr
$15K – $23K
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Clovis Municipal Schools, Curry County, NM
10 income tax records
$17,000/yr
$15K – $19K

Educational Assistant demographics in United States

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57% are single
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43% are married
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43% have kids
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40% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Educational Assistants in United States

3,146 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a educational assistant in the United States is $22,500 per year. Educational assistant salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $42,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,146 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as educational assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for educational assistants in the United States: The City of New York ($41,500 a year), Saint Paul Public Schools ($35,500 a year), and State of Hawaii ($31,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for educational assistants in the United States: New York Metro Area, NY ($38,500 a year), Washington Metro Area, DC ($35,000 a year), and Urban Honolulu Metro Area, HI ($31,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.