The annual and hourly salary statistics of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Tallahassee, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Tallahassee is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$35,380|
|25th Percentile Wage||$42,360|
|50th Percentile Wage||$46,800|
|75th Percentile Wage||$51,240|
|90th Percentile Wage||$60,680|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Tallahassee, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $60,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,380.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $46,800 in Tallahassee is in the middle of salary range for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Tallahassee is 35.8 percent (35.8%) lower than that in the highest paying South Florida nonmetropolitan area and 19.9 percent (19.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Jacksonville.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Tallahassee, Florida.