The average (mean) Teaching Assistant full time annual salary in the UK is £16,656 and the median £16,113 for part time employees this drops to a mean of £9,872.
For men the mean full time salary of £18,103 is 10% higher than the full time mean for women £16,475.
This is calculated on the basis of different levels of Teaching Assistant jobs in the UK and is based on the provisional ONS dataset (Occupation (4 digit SOC) – ASHE: Table 14) which was released on 26 October 2016.
Usually, the starting salary is around £8,000-£10,000 for an entry level, graduate or junior teaching assistant .However, this salary scale can be around £15,000 – £20,000 for a senior teaching assistant . For more accurate information on teaching assistant salaries, please simple make a job search; as the job posts in the UK usually state the salaries.
Besides, the salaries can be considerably higher and vary a lot in cities like London, Brighton, Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh. It is also a fact that your salary will depend whether you are a level 3, level 2, level 1 or higher level teaching assistant .