The annual and hourly salary statistics of teacher assistants in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of teacher assistants in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$15,880|
|25th Percentile Wage||$16,610|
|50th Percentile Wage||$17,830|
|75th Percentile Wage||$19,050|
|90th Percentile Wage||$21,080|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for teacher assistants in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $21,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $17,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $15,880.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of teacher assistants from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $17,830, Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for teacher assistants in state of Alabama, following city of Birmingham-Hoover (median annual salary of $21,700). Compared with the highest paying city Birmingham-Hoover, the median annual salary of teacher assistants in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 17.8 percent (17.8%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Florence-Muscle Shoals|| |
|Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |