Teacher Assistants

Teacher assistants work under a teacher?s supervision to give students additional attention and instruction.

$26,260

Median US Salary

Some college, no degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Teacher Assistants

Currently employed

1,299,800

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

8%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

50,000 or more

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Teacher Assistants

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Alaska $39,440

District of Columbia $33,670

California $33,660

Washington $33,280

Maine $33,240

North Dakota $31,950

Minnesota $31,350

Oregon $31,220

Connecticut $30,920

Vermont $30,780

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Maxxing your 401k as Teacher Assistants

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

72.4%

Per paycheck

$731.24

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $1,010.00
Pre Tax Retirement $731.24
Before Taxes $278.76
Taxes $83.63
Take Home $195.13

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