Teacher Assistant salary in Illinois

Average salary
$23,500/yr
Based on 1,550 income tax records
$16,000
$44,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$44,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Teacher Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Teacher Assistant is $23,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,550 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher Assistant salary can vary between $16,000 to $44,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Teacher Assistant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago, IL
490 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $35K
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Schaumburg, IL
18 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$24K – $30K
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Joliet, IL
12 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$23K – $32K
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Oak Park, IL
10 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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Evanston, IL
11 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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Arlington Heights, IL
11 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$23K – $26K
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Palatine, IL
17 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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Champaign, IL
18 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $29K
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Decatur, IL
17 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$22K – $28K
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Waukegan, IL
18 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $31K
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Belleville, IL
13 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $33K
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Plainfield, IL
15 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$18K – $30K
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Mount Prospect, IL
10 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$16K – $26K
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Bolingbrook, IL
11 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$20K – $23K
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Springfield, IL
23 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $23K
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Peoria, IL
23 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$19K – $24K
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Naperville, IL
19 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$17K – $25K
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Aurora, IL
26 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $22K
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Urbana, IL
17 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$18K – $25K
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Antioch, IL
10 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$18K – $28K
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Oswego, IL
12 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$18K – $20K
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Round Lake, IL
12 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $23K
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Normal, IL
13 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$17K – $22K
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Bloomington, IL
13 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$16K – $20K
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Mchenry, IL
12 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$18K – $25K
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Des Plaines, IL
12 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$17K – $23K

Teacher Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago Public Schools, Illinois
191 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$30K – $40K
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Twp High School District, Illinois
28 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$26K – $31K
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University Of Illinois, Illinois
15 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $29K
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School District, Illinois
11 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$19K – $24K
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KinderCare Learning Centers, Illinois
36 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$17K – $21K
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Community Unit School District, Illinois
15 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$19K – $21K
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Mclean County Unit District 5, Illinois
12 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$16K – $19K
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Indian Prairie School District, Illinois
11 income tax records
$17,500/yr
$16K – $19K

Teacher Assistant demographics in Illinois

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77% are single
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23% are married
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38% have kids
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24% own a home

Teacher Assistant salaries by age in Illinois

$0
$6,500
$13,000
$19,500
$26,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Teacher Assistants in Illinois

1,550 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teacher assistant in Illinois is $23,500 per year. Teacher assistant salaries in Illinois can vary between $16,000 to $44,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,550 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teacher assistants in Illinois: Chicago Public Schools ($35,000 a year), Twp High School District ($27,500 a year), and University of Illinois ($25,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teacher assistants in Illinois: Chicago, IL ($28,500 a year), Schaumburg, IL ($28,000 a year), and Joliet, IL ($27,500 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.