Teacher Assistant salary in New Jersey

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Based on 1,004 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Teacher Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Teacher Assistant is $25,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,004 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teacher Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teacher Assistant salary can vary between $16,500 to $43,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Teacher Assistant salary by company

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Elizabeth Board Of Education, New Jersey
16 income tax records
$22K – $49K
Jersey City Public Schools, New Jersey
12 income tax records
$31K – $43K
Morrisunion Jointure Commission, New Jersey
10 income tax records
$26K – $39K
Burlington County Special Servic, New Jersey
11 income tax records
$19K – $40K
East Orange Board Of Education, New Jersey
12 income tax records
$18K – $35K

Teacher Assistant demographics in New Jersey

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74% are single
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26% are married
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38% have kids
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25% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teacher Assistants in New Jersey

1,004 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teacher assistant in New Jersey is $25,000 per year. Teacher assistant salaries in New Jersey can vary between $16,500 to $43,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,004 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teacher assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teacher assistants in New Jersey: Elizabeth Board of Education ($41,000 a year), Jersey City Public Schools ($39,500 a year), and Morrisunion Jointure Commission ($32,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teacher assistants in New Jersey: Elizabeth, NJ ($39,000 a year), Jersey City, NJ ($32,000 a year), and Plainfield, NJ ($30,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.