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Teacher Special Education Salary

How much does a Teacher Special Education make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Teacher Special Education

$61,933 (USD)/yr

$30 (USD)/hr

$1,573 (USD)/yr

$61,169 (USD)/yr

$29 (USD)/hr

$1,573 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Teaches academic and living skills in schools, institutions, or other specialized facilities to students who have learning, mental, emotional, and/or physical disabilities. Plans curriculum and develops lessons and other instructional materials according to achievement levels of students. Modifies teaching strategies to meet each student’s individual needs. Confers with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and other professionals to develop individual educational program for students who are at different learning ability levels, including educable, trainable, and severely impaired, promoting their educational, physical, and social development.
The average teacher special education salary in United States is $61,933 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,573. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$44,671 (USD)

$76,237 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$71,797 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Teacher Special Education will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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