California Teacher Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Teacher Assistants in California

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Fast Facts for Teacher Assistants in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hanford, El Centro and Merced
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Jose, San Francisco and Santa Ana
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: San Diego, Riverside and Santa Ana

Salaries for Teacher Assistants in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Francisco, Santa Ana and San Jose

Schools for Teacher Assistants in California are listed below.

Selected Teaching Assistant Training Schools in California

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  • Programs: Master of Arts in Teaching
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Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

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Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

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More California Teaching Assistant Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Allan Hancock College Santa Maria Associate 13,176
Antelope Valley College Lancaster Associate 13,312
Cerritos College Norwalk Associate 22,273
Chaffey College Rancho Cucamonga Associate 18,736
City College of San Francisco San Francisco Associate 46,411
College of the Canyons Santa Clarita Associate 17,499
Cosumnes River College Sacramento Associate 12,967
Cypress College Cypress Associate 13,592
Fresno City College Fresno Associate 21,624
Fullerton College Fullerton Associate 20,719
Gavilan College Gilroy Associate 6,049
Hartnell College Salinas Associate 9,890
Los Angeles Mission College Sylmar Associate 8,493
Los Angeles Southwest College Los Angeles Associate 6,095
Mission College Santa Clara Associate 8,832
Mount Jacinto College San Jacinto Associate 14,197
Mt San Antonio College Walnut Associate 29,842
Orange Coast College Costa Mesa Associate 24,424
Pasadena City College Pasadena Associate 26,672
Porterville College Porterville Associate 3,773
Riverside Community College Riverside Associate 30,961
Sacramento City College Sacramento Associate 24,596
Saddleback College Mission Viejo Associate 18,371
San Diego City College San Diego Associate 17,013
San Joaquin Delta College Stockton Associate 18,668
Santa Ana College Santa Ana Associate 33,514
Santiago Canyon College Orange Associate 14,085
West Hills College-Coalinga Coalinga Associate 2,833
West Hills College-Lemoore Lemoore Associate 3,833

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Teacher Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Teacher Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Teacher Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bakersfield 3370 $24410 1.28
Fresno 3620 $29360 1.19
Hanford 630 $30010 1.81
Corcoran 630 $30010 1.81
Chico 1100 $27820 1.7
El Centro 1010 $25140 2.07
Oxnard 3430 $32160 1.3
Thousand Oaks 3430 $32160 1.3
Ventura 3430 $32160 1.3
Redding 810 $26500 1.55
Riverside 13680 $30270 1.17
San Bernardino 13680 $30270 1.17
Ontario 13680 $30270 1.17
Sacramento 8940 $30710 1.15
Roseville 8940 $30710 1.15
Arden 8940 $30710 1.15
Arcade 8940 $30710 1.15
Salinas 1210 $33190 0.84
San Diego 8970 $28580 0.74
Carlsbad 8970 $28580 0.74
Los Angeles 49320 $31400 0.98
Long Beach 49320 $31400 0.98
Anaheim 49320 $31400 0.98
Madera 500 $27850 1.42
Merced 1270 $32430 2.23
Modesto 2460 $32410 1.66
Napa 670 $27770 1.07
Santa Cruz 850 $30610 1.07
Watsonville 850 $30610 1.07
Santa Maria 1490 $32760 0.92
Santa Barbara 1490 $32760 0.92
Santa Rosa 2020 $31050 1.21
San Francisco 16960 $33530 0.87
Oakland 16960 $33530 0.87
Hayward 16960 $33530 0.87
Stockton 2310 $31200 1.18
Lodi 2310 $31200 1.18
San Jose 7190 $30700 0.8
Sunnyvale 7190 $30700 0.8
Santa Clara 7190 $30700 0.8
Vallejo 970 $32150 0.87
Fairfield 970 $32150 0.87
Visalia 2660 $23590 2.12
Porterville 2660 $23590 2.12
Yuba City 500 $31280 1.45
San Luis Obispo 890 $24850 0.9
Paso Robles 890 $24850 0.9
Arroyo Grande 890 $24850 0.9
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