Teacher Assistant Salary Information in Odessa, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of teacher assistants in Odessa, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of teacher assistants in Odessa is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Teacher Assistants in Odessa, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,130
25th Percentile Wage
$17,170
50th Percentile Wage
$18,900
75th Percentile Wage
$22,090
90th Percentile Wage
$24,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for teacher assistants in Odessa, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $24,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,130.

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
$18,900
2.70% 2.70%
2016
$18,390
-2.23% -
2015
$18,800
2.13% -
2014
$18,400
2.01% -
2013
$18,030
-2.00% -
2012
$18,390
- -

Table 3. Compare Teacher Assistant Salary in Odessa with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $18,900 in Odessa is in the middle of salary range for teacher assistants in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of teacher assistants in Odessa is 31.7 percent (31.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Laredo and 1.7 percent (1.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Wichita Falls.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Laredo
$27,670
El Paso
$25,500
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$25,030
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$24,270
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$24,050
Amarillo
$23,440
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$23,280
Tyler
$22,590
San Angelo
$22,550
Corpus Christi
$22,400
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$22,370
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$22,270
Victoria
$22,110
Waco
$22,040
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$21,990
Sherman-Denison
$21,760
Midland
$21,750
Abilene
$21,560
Texarkana-Texarkana
$20,690
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$19,940
Brownsville-Harlingen
$19,690
Fort Worth-Arlington
$19,580
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$19,550
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$19,460
Longview
$19,440
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$19,390
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$19,290
Lubbock
$19,190
College Station-Bryan
$19,070
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$18,930
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,920
Odessa
$18,900
Wichita Falls
$18,570



See also: Top paying jobs in Odessa, Texas.