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Teacher Assistants

in Massachusetts

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. Excludes "Graduate Teaching Assistants" (25-1191).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
259041  Teacher Assistants 35,540 38,165 2,625 7.39 % 1,114 262 852 Some college, no degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    29,210  82 % 30,890  81 % 1,680  6 % $32,510
Educational Services    29,210  82 % 30,890  81 % 1,680  6 % $32,510
Health Care and Social Assistance    5,860  16 % 6,770  18 % 910  16 % $27,250
Social Assistance    5,360  15 % 6,190  16 % 830  16 % $27,140
Other Services (except Government)    340  1 % 360  1 % 20  8 % $27,290
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    330  1 % 360  1 % 30  8 % $27,290
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