Average Teaching Assistant TA Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $39,290.00/year

The average annual salary of Teaching Assistant (TA) is $39,290.00


The starting salary of Teaching Assistant (TA) is between $21,216.00 and $24,960.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $56,180.00 and $64,607.00.

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Average Hourly Pay - $18.75/hour

The average hourly pay of Teaching Assistant (TA) is $18.75.


The starting hourly rate is between $12.00 and $14.56 for Teaching Assistant (TA) whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $27.00 and $31.00.

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$0.00 - $3,180.00
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  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $39,290.00
  • Hourly Pay : $18.75
  • Weekly Pay : $727.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $1,453.00
  • Monthly Salary : $3,148.00

Teaching Assistant (TA) Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Teaching Assistant (TA). As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, female employees are involved significantly more as Teaching Assistant (TA) compared to male. Their involvement is 76% while of male is only 24%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Teaching Assistant (TA) salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Teaching Assistant (TA) working less than a year in a company, you notice that their annual salary starts around $17.31.

As the years of experience reaches 1 to 4, there is a significant increase of $1.01 which would give a total wage of CAD18.32.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Teaching Assistant (TA) salary would increase again to a total of $20.96, adding $2.64 from the last salary increase.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, decrease in salary is noted to a total of $20.53.

Prominent Skills Affecting Teaching Assistant (TA) Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Teaching Assistant (TA)'s salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Teaching Assistant (TA) when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Teaching Assistant (TA) is Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 4% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Disability Support with 4%. It can be said that Disability Support skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Teaching Assistant (TA). Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $36,147.00 whereas the highest earning is $42,826.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Mid Carrer person will earn the maximum salary of $42,826.00 at 9%. So to summerize, Entry Level earns 8% less than the average salary, Early Career earns 3% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 9% more than the average salary, Late Career earns 7% more than the average salary.

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