Teacher Assistant

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Median Average:
$55,238
Teacher Assistant in Australia median base salary $55,238/yr. Information is based on 42 Teacher Assistant jobs advertised between May 2020 and April 2021.
How much do Teacher Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Teacher Assistant is $55,238 in Australia
$55,238 /yr
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Average $55,238
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated April 09 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 May 2020 and April 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 Education Art ASPX Accountability Art English Communicating Education Art Confidentiality Dance Art Childcare CPR Accreditation Administration Administrative Advertising Art Camps Cleaning Coaching Compliance Construction Dance Driving Education English
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These skills are most commonly found in Teacher Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated March 31 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 $55,238.
Department of Education & Training Victoria
Melbourne (77%), Adelaide (8%), Albury (8%), Geelong (6%)
230

$58K-$69K

($8,898)

$58K-$69K
($8,898)
Alta-1 College
Perth (100%)
81

$39K-$49K

(($11,072))

$39K-$49K
(($11,072))
Transport for NSW
Sydney (100%)
54

$120K-$150K

($79,762)

$120K-$150K
($79,762)
School Administrative and Support
Sydney (100%)
46

$62K-$72K

($11,762)

$62K-$72K
($11,762)
Brisbane Catholic Education
Brisbane (100%)
36

$54K-$54K

(($738))

$54K-$54K
(($738))
Last Updated April 09 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 April 12 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 April 12 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
Nakara Primary School
Teacher Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
University of New South Wales
University of Western Sydney
Whitehouse Institute of Design
Last updated April 18 2021
Where are most Teacher Assistant roles located in Australia?
Brisbane 16 / 37%
Hobart 10 / 22%
Melbourne 5 / 11%
Perth 4 / 9%
Gold Coast 3 / 7%
Last updated April 09 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Teacher Assistant?
Sydney ($85K)
Townsville ($60K)
Hobart ($59K)
Melbourne ($59K)
Perth ($57K)
Last updated April 09 2021