Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,360
25th Percentile Wage
$40,560
50th Percentile Wage
$45,210
75th Percentile Wage
$49,810
90th Percentile Wage
$56,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,210
1.75% 2.79%
2016
$44,420
16.66% -
2015
$37,020
-28.82% -
2014
$47,690
7.42% -
2013
$44,150
0.45% -
2012
$43,950
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $45,210 in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in state of Arkansas. In comparison, the annual salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is 13.5 percent (13.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Pine Bluff and 10.6 percent (10.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pine Bluff
$52,260
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$51,320
Hot Springs
$50,070
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$47,880
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$46,830
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$45,210
Jonesboro
$44,300
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$40,410



See also: Top paying jobs in West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas.