Teacher Assistants in Nebraska
Is Nebraska a good place for you to work as a Teacher Assistant?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Teacher Assistants in Nebraska are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Teacher Assistants in Nebraska is growing faster than average.
Teacher Assistants in Nebraska earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Teacher Assistants Work in Nebraska?
11,040 people worked as Teacher Assistants in 2018 in this state.
There were 10,860 Teacher Assistants employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 180 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 19,390 Teacher Assistants working in it, which means Nebraska has fewer Teacher Assistants than average.
Job Projections for Nebraska
Jobs for Teacher Assistants in this state are growing at a rate of 6.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.4%.
Nebraska Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 1,340 annual job openings, and 12,950 total jobs in 2026 for Teacher Assistants in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 147,900 annual jobs and 1,417,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Teacher Assistants Make in Nebraska?
In 2018 wages for Teacher Assistants ranged from $20,060 to $32,030 with $26,120 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Nebraska is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Nebraska 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|
|Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA||4,730||$26,300|
|Sioux City, IA-NE-SD||890||$24,020|
|Grand Island, NE||400||$27,330|
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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