Teacher Assistants perform duties that are instructional in nature or deliver direct services to students or parents. Serve in a position for which a teacher has ultimate responsibility for the design and implementation of educational programs and services.

Sample of reported job titles: Educational Technician, Instructional Aide, Instructional Assistant, Paraeducator, Paraprofessional, Teacher Assistant, Teacher Aide

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $9.25/hr
  • 1,006 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2016-2021: 1%
  • Retirement Risk: 22% of Local Employees are Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 10% of Local Employees are Male

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

Applied
Math
Workplace
Documents
Graphic Literacy
4 4 3

Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.