Teaching Assistant salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 810 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Teaching Assistant is $22,500 per year. This is based on data from 810 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Teaching Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Teaching Assistant salary can vary between $15,500 to $40,000 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 Illinois, US Midwest Region
57 income tax records
$17K – $29K
University Of Wisconsin System, US Midwest Region
54 income tax records
$16K – $31K
Purdue University, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$19K – $25K
University Of Minnesota, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$18K – $29K
Curators Of The University Of Mi, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$17K – $30K
Saint Paul Public Schools, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$16K – $35K
The University Of Iowa, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$17K – $24K

Teaching Assistant demographics in US Midwest Region

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68% are single
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32% are married
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25% have kids
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29% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Teaching Assistants in US Midwest Region

810 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a teaching assistant in US Midwest Region is $22,500 per year. Teaching assistant salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $15,500 to $40,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 810 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as teaching assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for teaching assistants in US Midwest Region: University of Illinois ($24,000 a year), University of Wisconsin System ($23,500 a year), and Purdue University ($23,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for teaching assistants in US Midwest Region: Lansing Metro Area, MI ($28,000 a year), Columbus Metro Area, OH ($26,500 a year), and Chicago Metro Area, IL ($25,000 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.