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Teacher Assistant Salary Information in North Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for teacher assistants in the state of North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of teacher assistants among North Carolina cities 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 North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,960
25th Percentile Wage
$20,530
50th Percentile Wage
$22,890
75th Percentile Wage
$25,530
90th Percentile Wage
$29,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for teacher assistants in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $29,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $22,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,960.

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
$22,890
0.92% 3.45%
2016
$22,680
-0.44% -
2015
$22,780
1.05% -
2014
$22,540
1.33% -
2013
$22,240
0.63% -
2012
$22,100
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Teacher Assistants in North Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of teacher assistants in some North Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of teacher assistants in state of North Carolina ranges from $20,950 to $23,630. The highest paying area for teacher assistants in North Carolina is Durham-Chapel Hill with a median annual salary of $23,630. The second highest paying city/area in North Carolina State is Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $23,480). The lowest paying area is Fayetteville with a median annual salary of $20,950.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$23,630
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$23,480
Asheville
$23,290
Raleigh-Cary
$23,210
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$23,080
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$22,750
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$22,710
Goldsboro
$22,690
Greensboro-High Point
$22,560
Rocky Mount
$22,520
Burlington
$22,180
Wilmington
$22,170
Winston-Salem
$22,140
Jacksonville
$21,910
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$21,910
Greenville
$21,440
Fayetteville
$20,950




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