SPECIAL ED TEACHER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$79,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Boston, MA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a special ed teacher make?
The national average salary for a Special ED Teacher in the U.S. is $52,437 annually or $25.21 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $79,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $34,000. Most Special ED Teacher jobs are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Special ED Teacher salaries are Maine, Alaska, New Hampshire, Washington, and Oregon. The typical tenure for a Special ED Teacher is 3.9 years.

Average Special ED Teacher Salary By Company

If you are a Special ED Teacher, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Educare Community Living Corp Texas and Madera Unified School District are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Cambridge-Isanti High School and Decatur City Schools report highly competitive salaries for Special ED Teachers.

Average Special ED Teacher Salary By Location

Special ED Teachers in the United States of America make on average $52,437 a year or $25.21 per hour. Boston, MA reports the highest annual salary for Special ED Teachers at 60,883. The average entry-level salary in Boston, MA is $35,000. Maine, Alaska, New Hampshire, Washington, and Oregon are the highest paying states. Utah, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, and Oklahoma are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Boston, MA
$60,883
2
Oakland, CA
$59,470
3
Albany, NY
$55,976
4
East Orange, NJ
$55,085
5
Baltimore, MD
$53,665

Average Special ED Teacher Salary By Industry

Wages for Special ED Teachers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Hospitality companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Special ED Teachers. Finance companies pay their Special ED Teachers the highest wages, averaging $57,135 per year. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $56,404 and $52,314, respectively. The average salary for Special ED Teachers in the Internet industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $49,723.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$57,135
2
Hospitality
$56,404
3
Health Care
$52,314
4
Professional
$51,378
5
Internet
$49,723

RECENTLY ADDED Special ED Teacher SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Special ED Teacher
10/30/2019
$88,000
Special ED Teacher
10/30/2019
$88,000
Sacramento City Unified
Special ED Teacher
10/30/2019
$47,988
Special ED Teacher
10/30/2019
$88,000
Coalinga/Huron Unified
Special ED Teacher
10/26/2019
$53,619
Derby Public Schools
Special ED Teacher
10/25/2019
$20,870
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified
Special ED Teacher
10/25/2019
$51,805
Gorman Learning Center-La
Special ED Teacher
10/21/2019
$60,000
King City Union Elementary
Special ED Teacher
10/05/2019
$43,953
Special ED Teacher
09/29/2019
$85,000
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