Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Assistants

NOC#: 43100

Number employed in the occupation:


Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 1560


# of Men: 270


Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 535

Age 30 to 54: 910

Age 55 to 64: 315

Age 65 and older: 65

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 30

Secondary school diploma: 140

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 50

College certificate or diploma: 1080

University diploma or degree: 530

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $15.37

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $24.63

Median income for an experienced employee: $31.30

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

361 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $21.96/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

61 Educational Services 1,820 (99.5%)


Employment outlook:


  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.