Early Childhood Special Educator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$42,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$65,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Atlanta Public Schools
Highest Paying City
Daly City, CA
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an early childhood special educator make?
The national average salary for an Early Childhood Special Educator in the U.S. is $42,063 annually or $20.22 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $65,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $26,000 per year. Education companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Early Childhood Special Educator salaries include Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New York. The typical tenure for an Early Childhood Special Educator is 4.0 years.
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Average Early Childhood Special Educator Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Early Childhood Special Educator in the USA is $42,063 annually or $20.22 hourly. Daly City, CA reports the highest annual salary for Early Childhood Special Educators at 57,479. The average starting salary in Daly City, CA for Early Childhood Special Educators is $29,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Early Childhood Special Educator salaries are Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New York. Kansas, Alabama, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.

Map of Early Childhood Special Educator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Early Childhood Special Educators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Early Childhood Special Educator Salary By Company

Early Childhood Special Educators report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Education companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Early Childhood Special Educators. Atlanta Public Schools and Potomac High School are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services or Day Star, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Early Childhood Special Educators.

Early Childhood Special Educator Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA