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The average special needs teacher elementary school salary in United States is $57,152 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,326. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level special needs teacher elementary school (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,897. On the other end, a senior level special needs teacher elementary school (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $75,032.

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Job Description
Teach elemental natural and social science, personal hygiene, music, art, and literature to kindergarten students. Promote physical, mental, and social development. May be required to hold State certification. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099). Excludes "Special Education Teachers" (25-2050).

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