Teacher Assistant

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Median Average:
$54,782
Teacher Assistant in Australia median base salary $54,782/yr. Information is based on 46 Teacher Assistant jobs advertised between August 2020 and July 2021.
How much do Teacher Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Teacher Assistant is $54,782 in Australia
$54,782 /yr
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Average $54,782
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated July 30 2021
The average pay range for Teacher Assistant is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Teacher Assistant roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between August 2020 and July 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Teacher Assistant? The most common skills required for a Teacher Assistant are:
Education Education Art Art Education Dance Art Art Excel Childcare Confidentiality CPR Education English Enrichment Excel Accreditation Administration Administrative Advertising Art Cleaning Coaching Compliance Construction Dance Design Education English Excel
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These skills are most commonly found in Teacher Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated June 30 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Teaching Aides & Special Needs roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Teaching Aides & Special Needs roles. See what salaries they paid for Teaching Aides & Special Needs in Australia. See how they compare to the average Teaching Aides & Special Needs salary of $54,782.
Department of Education & Training Victoria
Melbourne (77%), Adelaide (8%), Albury (8%), Geelong (6%)
230

$58K-$69K

($9,354)

$58K-$69K
($9,354)
Hume City Council
Melbourne (100%)
104

$56K-$72K

($9,467)

$56K-$72K
($9,467)
Alta-1 College
Perth (100%)
81

$39K-$49K

(($10,616))

$39K-$49K
(($10,616))
Brisbane Catholic Education
Brisbane (100%)
64

$55K-$55K

($418)

$55K-$55K
($418)
School Administrative and Support
Sydney (100%)
55

$62K-$72K

($12,218)

$62K-$72K
($12,218)
Last Updated July 31 2021
How many years does it take to become a Teacher Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Education & Training prior to being appointed as a Teacher Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Teacher Assistant
Last updated July 30 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Teacher Assistant.
Average Education & Training required to become a Teacher Assistant
Last updated July 30 2021
Where are Teacher Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Teacher Assistant are sourced from
these companies
anzuk Education
Canberra Grammar School
Daramalan College
Deer Park West Primary School
Kids Learning Academy
Teacher Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Griffith University
TAFE
University of New South Wales
University of Western Sydney
Last updated August 04 2021
Where are most Teacher Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 17 / 31%
Hobart 11 / 20%
Perth 8 / 15%
Gold Coast 4 / 7%
Melbourne 4 / 7%
Last updated July 31 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Teacher Assistant?
Sydney ($68K)
Adelaide ($65K)
Hobart ($58K)
Townsville ($58K)
Gold Coast ($57K)
Last updated July 31 2021