Teacher Assistants in Minnesota
Is Minnesota a good place for you to work as a Teacher Assistant?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Teacher Assistants in Minnesota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Teacher Assistants in Minnesota is growing faster than average.
Teacher Assistants in Minnesota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Teacher Assistants Work in Minnesota?
In 2018, there were 34,800 Teacher Assistants working in the state.
There were 33,080 Teacher Assistants employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 1,720 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 19,390 Teacher Assistants working in it, which means Minnesota has more Teacher Assistants than average.
Job Projections for Minnesota
Jobs for Teacher Assistants in this state are growing at a rate of 6.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.4%.
Minnesota Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 3,630 annual job openings, and a total of 35,010 jobs for Minnesota Teacher Assistants in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 147,900 annual jobs and 1,417,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Teacher Assistants Make in Minnesota?
In 2018 wages for Teacher Assistants ranged from $21,590 to $44,370 with $31,380 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Minnesota is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Minnesota Metros for Teacher Assistants
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Teacher Assistants.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||21,340||$32,320|
|St. Cloud, MN||1,100||$30,990|
|La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN||800||$28,790|
|Grand Forks, ND-MN||760||$29,760|
|Mankato-North Mankato, MN||640||$28,140|
Top States for Teacher Assistants Employment
View the list below to see where most Teacher Assistants work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Teacher Assistants get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$34,400|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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