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Teacher Assistant salary in the United States

Average salary
$22,000/yr
Based on 22,141 income tax records
$16,000
$38,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$16,000
$38,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Teacher Assistant in the United States is $22,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 22,141 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Teacher Assistant salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $38,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Teacher Assistant salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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New York Metro Area, NY
2,098 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $33K
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San Jose Metro Area, CA
54 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $33K
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
187 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$23K – $33K
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Seattle Metro Area, WA
331 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $32K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
659 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
406 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $32K
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
846 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Bridgeport Metro Area, CT
66 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $31K
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New Haven Metro Area, CT
92 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Las Vegas Metro Area, NV
126 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $27K
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Rochester Metro Area, NY
180 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $27K
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Syracuse Metro Area, NY
160 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $28K
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Providence Metro Area, RI
240 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
207 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $26K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
109 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $28K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
215 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Los Angeles Metro Area, CA
517 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $28K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
110 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $27K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
235 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $27K
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Riverside Metro Area, CA
121 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Portland Metro Area, OR
218 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $27K
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Poughkeepsie Metro Area, NY
105 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $29K
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Milwaukee Metro Area, WI
105 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Buffalo Metro Area, NY
132 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $26K
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Sacramento Metro Area, CA
103 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $26K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
653 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $27K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
190 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $27K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
196 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
288 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Greensboro Metro Area, NC
116 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
580 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$18K – $25K
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Fayetteville Metro Area, NC
117 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $25K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
239 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
347 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Phoenix Metro Area, AZ
246 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $25K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
192 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Winston Metro Area, NC
117 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$19K – $23K
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Memphis Metro Area, TN
152 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
288 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $25K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
464 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $23K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
205 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
315 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$17K – $23K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
164 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $24K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
133 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
112 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $23K
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Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK
127 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $22K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
250 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $24K
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Charleston Metro Area, SC
107 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $24K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
311 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $23K
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
171 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$18K – $22K

Teacher Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Seattle School District, King County, WA
16 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$38K – $44K
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The City Of New York, Bronx County, NY
61 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$31K – $43K
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Arlington Public Schools, Arlington County, VA
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$31K – $37K
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Chicago Public Schools, Cook County, IL
126 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$29K – $36K
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Craven County Board Of Education, Craven County, NC
11 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$23K – $32K
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Pittsburgh School District, Allegheny County, PA
10 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$30K – $35K
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Twp High School District, Cook County, IL
14 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$27K – $31K
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Salem-Keizer Public Schools, Marion County, OR
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$27K – $29K
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City Of San Antonio, Bexar County, TX
12 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$28K – $29K
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Onondagacortlandmadison Boces, Onondaga County, NY
10 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$25K – $27K
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Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax County, VA
22 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $28K
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Harnett County Schools, Harnett County, NC
17 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $27K
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The School District Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
37 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $27K
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Providence School Department, Providence County, RI
14 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $29K
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Syracuse City School District, Onondaga County, NY
26 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$23K – $30K
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KIPP Texas Public Schools, Harris County, TX
10 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$24K – $25K
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Collier County Public Schools, Collier County, FL
11 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$19K – $27K
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Riverside Unified School District, Riverside County, CA
20 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Special School District, St. Louis County, MO
29 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $29K
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Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Anne Arundel County, MD
28 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $26K
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Dallas Independent School District, Dallas County, TX
107 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $25K
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Fort Worth Independent School, Tarrant County, TX
37 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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Clark County School District, Clark County, NV
66 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $26K
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Austin Independent School District, Travis County, TX
52 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$21K – $23K
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Prince William County Public Schools, Prince William County, VA
20 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$18K – $22K
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Hillsborough County Public Schools, Hillsborough County, FL
26 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$18K – $22K
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Charleston County School District, Charleston County, SC
23 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $25K
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Shelby County Schools, Shelby County, TN
31 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$20K – $24K
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Johnston Co Bd Of Ed, Johnston County, NC
30 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$20K – $23K
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Union County Public Schools, Union County, NC
24 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $22K
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Washoe County School District, Washoe County, NV
26 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $22K
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Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, Forsyth County, NC
36 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$19K – $22K
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Cumberland County Schools, Cumberland County, NC
39 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$19K – $22K
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Loudoun County Public Schools, Loudoun County, VA
42 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $23K
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Wake County Public School System, Wake County, NC
89 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$19K – $21K
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Broward County Public Schools, Broward County, FL
57 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $22K
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Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles County, CA
107 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$17K – $25K
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Guilford County Schools, Guilford County, NC
36 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $21K
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San Antonio Isd, Bexar County, TX
26 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$19K – $20K
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Buncombe County Public Schools, Buncombe County, NC
20 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$19K – $21K
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Knox County Schools, Knox County, TN
21 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$16K – $24K
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Jefferson County Schools, Jefferson County, KY
30 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$17K – $22K
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Anchorage School District, Anchorage County, AK
21 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$19K – $21K
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Pitt County Schools, Pitt County, NC
22 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$18K – $21K
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Brevard Public Schools, Brevard County, FL
20 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$17K – $19K
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Mecklenburg County, NC
38 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$18K – $20K
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Chesapeake Public Schools, Chesapeake County, VA
26 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$17K – $22K
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Houston Isd, Harris County, TX
54 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$17K – $21K
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Virginia Beach City Public Schools, Virginia Beach County, VA
52 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$17K – $19K
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Harrison County School District, Harrison County, MS
21 income tax records
$17,500/yr
$17K – $19K

Teacher Assistant demographics in the United States

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71% are single
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29% are married
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43% have kids
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24% own a home

Teacher Assistant salaries by age

$0
$5,750
$11,500
$17,250
$23,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Teacher Assistants in the United States

22,141 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teacher assistant in the United States is $22,000 per year. Teacher assistant salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $38,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 22,141 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teacher assistants in the United States: Seattle School District ($41,500 a year), The City of New York ($38,000 a year), and Arlington Public Schools ($34,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teacher assistants in the United States: New York Metro Area, NY ($27,500 a year), San Jose Metro Area, CA ($27,000 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($26,500 a year).
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**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.