Teacher Assistants


Will "Teacher Assistants" be replaced by AI & Robots?

Based on the 2013 study it's unclear if this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 52% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 56% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

People Employed


as of 2018

Median Annual Wage


or $12.97 hourly

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How this compares with other jobs: 321 out of 707

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People Employed (US)

Median Annual Wage (US)

Job description

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.

SOC Code: 25-9041

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miguel (Highly likely) says
what a useless job, youngsters learn more from educational youtubers than at schools
Jul 01, 2020 at 08:51 AM
Noone Special says
This has less chance to be replaced than teachers. Teachers just teach and evaluate. Teaching assistants help the learners individually.
Feb 26, 2020 at 09:41 PM
jae (Small chance) says
High Ed admins would still need some folks to do some chores that can't be automated, like carrying the load of professors and students.
Dec 15, 2019 at 08:33 PM
Michael says
Robots will replace humans in teaching
Dec 02, 2019 at 12:31 AM
jeff says
kids can wet the teacher (ROBOT) and it will lose control and draw on its ass
Sep 02, 2019 at 08:51 AM
Boss baby says
imagine if the robot burnt down the school
Jun 12, 2020 at 05:14 AM
Boss baby says
imagine if the robot burnt down the school
Jun 12, 2020 at 05:14 AM
Fatima (No chance) says
Kids will dismantle the robot. Robot can not give empathy nor control behaviour.
Jul 22, 2019 at 01:48 AM

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