Specialist Teaching Assistant Salary

The average salary for a Specialist Teaching Assistant in the UK is:


Job profile for a Specialist Teaching Assistant

I support secondary school children with physical and medical needs in the classroom. I differentiate health and safety lessons to suit the child. I do 1;1 study sessions, escort post op pupils from class to class, give medication when required, take children to hydrotherapy sessions, supervise medical procedures to make sure they are done correctly, complete Individual Education Plans, annual reports on the child, attend annual reviews with the carers and other agencies involved.

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Specialist Teaching Assistant Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £30,000.

The average salary in 2010 was £26,966, based on 2 respondents (a difference of 0% from the 2009 figure.

The median salary for a Specialist Teaching Assistant based on all salary survey responses is: £13,483

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Specialist Teaching Assistant is £6.74.

Specialist Teaching Assistant Salary By UK Region

These figures use non-job specific statistical weighting from our salary data pool and also include for comparison the salaries for a Specialist Teaching Assistant job in US Dollars based on a recent exchante rate (last rate update 02/05/2013 with a pound to dollar exchange rate 1.56) for comparisons for our international visitors
Salary US Dollars Region
£11866 $18510.96 North West
£14697 $22927.32 London
£10787 $16827.72 Yorkshire and North East
£11731 $18300.36 South West
£13888 $21665.28 South East
£11461 $17879.16 Scotland
£12135 $18930.6 Northern Ireland
£11326 $17668.56 Wales
£12540 $19562.4 Midlands
£11191 $17457.96 East of England

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Specialist Teaching Assistant, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £10,113 for a worker in their 20s, £13,214 (30s), £15,641 (40s) and £15,641 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Specialist Teaching Assistant is considered to not necessarily be representative across the whole UK market as it is based on less than five respondents with this job title.

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