How much does a Teaching Assistant (College) make in the United States? The average Teaching Assistant (College) salary in the United States is $17,239 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $14,170 and $21,442. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Teaching Assistant (College) teaches and participates in empirical (qualitative/quantitative) research within a specialized discipline/interdisciplinary field. Is enrolled in a graduate program. Being a Teaching Assistant (College) may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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