Special Education Instructional Assistant

Special Education Instructional Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$39,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Plainfield Schools
Highest Paying City
Cheshire, CT
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a special education instructional assistant make?
The national average salary for a Special Education Instructional Assistant in the U.S. is $32,387 annually or $15.57 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $39,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. Manufacturing companies and Education companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Alaska, Hawaii, Virginia, Rhode Island, and Connecticut are some of the states with the best Special Education Instructional Assistant salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Special Education Instructional Assistant is 2.9 years.

Average Special Education Instructional Assistant Salary By Location

Across America, Special Education Instructional Assistants make on average $32,387 annually or $15.57 hourly. The top city when it comes to Special Education Instructional Assistant salaries is Cheshire, CT at $35,509 per year. The average entry-level salary in Cheshire, CT is $22,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Virginia, Rhode Island, and Connecticut are the states with the highest payscale for Special Education Instructional Assistants. Georgia, Maine, Idaho, Wisconsin, and Indiana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Cheshire, CT
Cheshire, CT
$35,509
$35,509
2
2
Frederick, MD
Frederick, MD
$34,922
$34,922
3
3
Redwood City, CA
Redwood City, CA
$34,392
$34,392
4
4
Wentzville, MO
Wentzville, MO
$32,531
$32,531
5
5
Lafayette, LA
Lafayette, LA
$30,857
$30,857

Map of Special Education Instructional Assistant Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Special Education Instructional Assistants earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Special Education Instructional Assistant Salary By Company

If you are a Special Education Instructional Assistant, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Manufacturing companies and Education companies have the most job opportunities for Special Education Instructional Assistants. Special Education Instructional Assistants at Plainfield Schools and West Covina USD report the highest salaries. Companies like Moreland Properties and Placer County Office-Education also pay high salaries to their Special Education Instructional Assistants.

Special Education Instructional Assistant Salary History

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

National Average
San Mateo, CA

Recently Added Special Education Instructional Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Special Education Instructional Assistant (Benefited) (Hours A.M P.M.)
03/01/2020
$32,933
California Montessori Project
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/29/2020
$29,218
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/29/2020
$27,694
Anaheim City School District (K-6 Elementary)
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/29/2020
$35,521
North Monterey County Unified
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/29/2020
$33,580
El Centro Elementary School District
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/28/2020
$12,357
Sulphur Springs Union Elementary
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/25/2020
$28,049
Roseville City Elementary
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/25/2020
$33,121
Roseville City School District (Preschool To 8Th Grade)
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/24/2020
$33,121
Alpine Union Elementary
Special Education Instructional Assistant
01/24/2020
$27,131
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