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Teacher Assistant Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for teacher assistants in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of teacher assistants amongst Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Teacher Assistants in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,150
25th Percentile Wage
$24,710
50th Percentile Wage
$30,920
75th Percentile Wage
$37,910
90th Percentile Wage
$46,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for teacher assistants in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $30,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of teacher assistants from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$30,920
3.10% 8.73%
2016
$29,960
0.77% -
2015
$29,730
5.42% -
2014
$28,120
1.24% -
2013
$27,770
-1.62% -
2012
$28,220
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Teacher Assistants in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of teacher assistants in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of teacher assistants in state of Connecticut ranges from $28,890 to $36,020. The highest paying area for teacher assistants in Connecticut is Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,020. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is Waterbury (mean annual salary $35,720). The lowest paying area is Danbury with a median annual salary of $28,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$36,020
Waterbury
$35,720
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$32,960
Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$30,480
New Haven
$30,130
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$28,950
Danbury
$28,890




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