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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 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,830
25th Percentile Wage
$20,410
50th Percentile Wage
$22,680
75th Percentile Wage
$25,130
90th Percentile Wage
$29,360

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 $29,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $22,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,830.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for teacher assistants in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of teacher assistants from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201622,680-0.44%2.56%
201522,7801.05%-
201422,5401.33%-
201322,2400.63%-
201222,100--

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 $19,890 to $23,490. The highest paying area for teacher assistants in North Carolina is Durham-Chapel Hill with a median annual salary of $23,490. The second highest paying city/area in North Carolina State is Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $23,070). The lowest paying area is Fayetteville with a median annual salary of $19,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$23,490
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$23,070
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$23,040
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$22,960
Raleigh-Cary
$22,840
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$22,740
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$22,660
Goldsboro
$22,400
Wilmington
$22,340
Asheville
$22,320
Greensboro-High Point
$22,310
Rocky Mount
$22,220
Winston-Salem
$22,190
Burlington
$22,140
Greenville
$22,090
Fayetteville
$19,890



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