Special Education Aide

Special Education Aide Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$29,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$29,000
Median 50%
$34,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Chino Valley
Highest Paying City
Newton, MA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a special education aide make?
Special Education Aides in the US make on average $29,804 annually or $14.33 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 9,000. The top 10 percent earn over $34,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $25,000 annually. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Special Education Aide salaries include Washington, Oregon, Maine, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia. The typical tenure for a Special Education Aide is 2.4 years.

Average Special Education Aide Salary By Company

Special Education Aides report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Special Education Aide jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Chino Valley and Alta Loma High School are the best paying companies for Special Education Aides. Companies like Hartford Public Schools and Directed Electronics also pay high salaries to their Special Education Aides.

Average Special Education Aide Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Special Education Aide in the United States is $29,804 per year or $14.33 per hour. Newton, MA reports the highest annual salary for Special Education Aides at 35,580. The average entry-level salary in Newton, MA is $26,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Special Education Aide salaries are Washington, Oregon, Maine, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia. Georgia, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and New Mexico have the lowest reported salaries for Special Education Aides.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Newton, MA
$35,580
2
Redding, CA
$34,816
3
Buffalo Grove, IL
$28,368
4
Newark, NJ
$28,358
5
Boulder, CO
$28,254

Average Special Education Aide Pay By Industry

Wages for Special Education Aides can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Non Profits companies, Manufacturing companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Special Education Aides. Non Profits companies pay their Special Education Aides the highest wages, averaging $30,704 per year. Manufacturing companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $30,019 and $29,979, respectively. At $27,757, the average salary for Special Education Aides in the Telecommunication industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Non Profits
$30,704
2
Manufacturing
$30,019
3
Health Care
$29,979
4
Professional
$29,818
5
Education
$29,731

Recently Added Special Education Aide Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
01/29/2020
$32,724
Rocklin Unified
Special Education Aide
01/26/2020
$37,399
Idaho Falls School District 91
Special Education Aide
01/25/2020
$25,086
Muroc Joint Unified
Special Education Aide
01/24/2020
$29,364
01/24/2020
$48,606
San Benito High School District
Special Education Aide
01/23/2020
$37,942
Downingtown Area School District
Special Education Aide
01/23/2020
$40,488
Happy Valley Union Elementary School District
Special Education Aide
01/23/2020
$26,108
King-Chavez Neighborhood of Schools
Special Education Aide
01/23/2020
$25,000
01/22/2020
$41,657
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