Special Education Paraeducator

Special Education Paraeducator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$35,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$49,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Huntington Beach High School
Highest Paying City
Novato, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a special education paraeducator make?
As a Special Education Paraeducator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $35,953 per year or $17.29 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $25,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $49,000. Professional companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Special Education Paraeducators. Alaska, Oregon, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut have the highest paying Special Education Paraeducator jobs. The typical employment for a Special Education Paraeducator is 3.5 years.

Average Special Education Paraeducator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Special Education Paraeducator in the United States is $35,953 per year or $17.29 per hour. Working in Novato, CA as a Special Education Paraeducator will pay you the highest wages at around $42,400 per year. The average starting salary in Novato, CA for Special Education Paraeducators is $27,000. Alaska, Oregon, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut are the top 5 highest earning states for Special Education Paraeducators. Missouri, Mississippi, Indiana, Oklahoma, and South Dakota are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Novato, CA
$42,400
2
Danbury, CT
$40,051
3
Vancouver, WA
$36,028
4
Shoreview, MN
$35,282
5
Boulder, CO
$33,039

Average Special Education Paraeducator Salary By Company

Special Education Paraeducator jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Special Education Paraeducators are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Special Education Paraeducators are Huntington Beach High School and Yolo County. Companies like Vancouver Public Schools and RAYMOND SCHOOL DISTRICT also pay high salaries to their Special Education Paraeducators.

Average Special Education Paraeducator Pay By Industry

Special Education Paraeducator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Non Profits companies, Insurance companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Special Education Paraeducators. Salaries for Special Education Paraeducators in Non Profits companies average $39,142 annually, while Insurance companies and Health Care companies pay $38,349 and $37,363, respectively. At $31,799, the average salary for Special Education Paraeducators in the Utilities industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Non Profits
$39,142
2
Insurance
$38,349
3
Health Care
$37,363
4
Manufacturing
$36,846
5
Education
$35,660

Recently Added Special Education Paraeducator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Huntington Beach City School District
Special Education Paraeducator
01/29/2020
$40,968
Solano County Office of Education
Special Education Paraeducator
01/26/2020
$36,293
San Lorenzo Unified
Special Education Paraeducator
01/26/2020
$41,302
Apple Valley Unified
Special Education Paraeducator
01/26/2020
$38,526
Mounds View Public Schools
Special Education Paraeducator
01/25/2020
$44,286
San Luis Coastal Unified
Special Education Paraeducator
01/25/2020
$39,090
Patterson Unified School District
Special Education Paraeducator
01/25/2020
$33,162
Lodi Unified
Special Education Paraeducator
01/24/2020
$30,157
Southern Kern Unified
Special Education Paraeducator
01/24/2020
$32,015
Coachella Valley Unified
Special Education Paraeducator
01/24/2020
$37,128
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