Teaching Assistant salary in California

Average salary
Based on 447 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Teaching Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Teaching Assistant is $26,000 per year. This is based on data from 447 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teaching Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teaching Assistant salary can vary between $16,000 to $44,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Teaching Assistant salary by company

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University Of California, California
187 income tax records
$17K – $35K
University Of Southern, California
20 income tax records
$15K – $37K
State Of California, California
17 income tax records
$16K – $34K

Teaching Assistant demographics in California

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82% are single
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18% are married
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10% have kids
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17% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teaching Assistants in California

447 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teaching assistant in California is $26,000 per year. Teaching assistant salaries in California can vary between $16,000 to $44,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 447 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teaching assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teaching assistants in California: University of California ($26,500 a year), University of Southern ($24,500 a year), and State of California ($19,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teaching assistants in California: Riverside, CA ($28,500 a year), Goleta, CA ($27,500 a year), and Los Angeles, CA ($27,000 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.