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Fast Facts for Teacher Assistants in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Springfield and Bloomington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Decatur, Chicago and Rockford
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Springfield

Salaries for Teacher Assistants in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Champaign and Danville

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More Illinois Teaching Assistant Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Joliet
Associates
15,383
Palos Hills
Associates
15,021
Grayslake
Associates
14,768
Palatine
Associates
14,142
River Grove
Associates
11,386
Sugar Grove
Associates
10,081
Belleville
Associates
9,515
Chicago
Associates
8,486
Rockford
Associates
7,699
Springfield
Associates
5,744
Normal
Associates
5,282
Mattoon
Associates
5,107
Chicago Heights
Associates
4,484
Cicero
Associates
4,397
Mount Carmel
Associates
4,330
Malta
Associates
3,775
South Holland
Associates
3,703
Centralia
Associates
3,665
Oglesby
Associates
3,206
Kankakee
Associates
3,078
Decatur
Associates
2,839
Danville
Associates
2,666
Fairfield
Associates
1,952
Galesburg
Associates
1,927
Dixon
Associates
1,892
Olney
Associates
1,198
Robinson
Associates
934
Carlinville
Bachelors
596

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Teacher Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Kankakee450 $26,650
Peoria1800 $23,540
Rockford2150 $25,530
Springfield870 $24,260
Carbondale-Marion560 $22,420
Champaign-Urbana1150 $27,080
Danville380 $25,710
Decatur240 $35,550
Bloomington850 $26,930

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