Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,390
25th Percentile Wage
$41,850
50th Percentile Wage
$46,350
75th Percentile Wage
$50,850
90th Percentile Wage
$56,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201646,350-1.66%-7.57%
201547,120-1.91%-
201448,020-3.48%-
201349,690-0.34%-
201249,860--

Table 3. Compare Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teacher Salary in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $46,350 in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 18.4 percent (18.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Birmingham-Hoover and 31.7 percent (31.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Montgomery.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Birmingham-Hoover
$56,830
Auburn-Opelika
$55,720
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$55,180
Dothan
$51,840
Decatur
$51,580
Anniston-Oxford
$48,100
Tuscaloosa
$47,930
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$47,620
Huntsville
$47,180
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$46,350
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$43,970
Montgomery
$31,650

See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama.