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What is the average annual salary for Special Education Teacher?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Special Education Teacher may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Special Education Teacher in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Special Education Teacher in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Special Education Teacher in the United States is $51,010 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Special Education Teacher in the United States are expected to make less than $51,010.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $51,010
  • 10%$29,066
  • 25%$39,524
  • 75%$62,496
  • 90%$72,953

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Job Description for Special Education Teacher

Instructs special education students in a classroom setting. Prepares lesson plans and instructional materials designed to meet needs of individual students. Evaluates and monitors student's performance and may implement therapeutic programs for students. Requires a bachelor's degree, 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area and requires certification. Familiar with a variety of concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to the principal. View Special Education Teacher job description

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Categories:  Education

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit

Similar Job Titles:  Instructor - Special Education, Professor - Special Education, Teacher Vocational Education, Adult Education Teacher, Asst. Professor - Special Education, Assoc. Professor - Special Education, Teacher Aide, Teacher Kindergarten, Professor - Education

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