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Highest Paying Cities for All Other Special Education Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for all other special education teachers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of all other special education teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $95,310, New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York is the highest paying city for all other special education teachers. It is followed by Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington (average annual salary $87,540). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of all other special education teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for All Other Special Education Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$95,310
430
2 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$87,540
700
3 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$82,010
80
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$81,320
1,580
5 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$80,140
880
6 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$80,130
80
7 Fresno, California
$77,310
90
8 Wilmington, New Jersey
$76,690
80
9 Modesto, California
$76,110
110
10 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$75,620
1,010
11 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$73,860
n/a
12 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$73,470
240
13 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$73,180
70
14 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$72,650
370
15 New Haven, Connecticut
$72,640
40
16 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$72,500
2,980
17 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$72,490
180
18 Springfield, Massachusetts
$70,590
100
19 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$69,010
70
20 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$68,870
530
21 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$68,560
120
22 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$68,160
430
23 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$67,160
480
24 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$67,070
n/a
25 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$66,960
190
26 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$66,780
300
27 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$66,720
680
28 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$65,810
140
29 El Centro, California
$65,600
80
30 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$65,130
30
31 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$64,450
2,410
32 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$64,310
470
33 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$64,120
100
34 Stockton, California
$63,650
410
35 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$63,150
320
36 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$63,140
750
37 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, Michigan
$62,960
50
38 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$62,890
40
39 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$62,620
960
40 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$61,220
40
41 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$60,550
270
42 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$60,500
420
43 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$59,690
50
44 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$58,050
60
45 Kansas City, Missouri
$57,740
470
46 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$57,640
60
47 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$57,310
860
48 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$56,980
50
49 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$55,940
240
50 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$54,820
100
51 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$54,400
690
52 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$54,340
3,520
53 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$54,190
150
54 Jacksonville, Florida
$54,040
1,560
55 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$54,000
120
56 Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$52,180
90
57 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$52,040
190
58 Santa Fe, New Mexico
$51,040
60
59 Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin
$50,470
n/a
60 Camden, New Jersey
$50,380
540
61 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$50,330
3,960
62 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$50,290
100
63 Gainesville, Florida
$49,920
60
64 North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$49,660
60
65 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$49,260
30
66 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$48,300
50
67 Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$48,040
130
68 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$47,920
50
69 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$47,320
210
70 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$46,700
210
71 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$46,310
310
72 Morgantown, West Virginia
$46,200
60
73 St Louis, Missouri
$45,710
70
74 Tallahassee, Florida
$45,350
90
75 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$45,170
230
76 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$45,140
180
77 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$44,120
970
78 Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$40,970
40
79 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$40,200
560
80 Columbus, Ohio
$39,290
90
81 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$38,150
170
82 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$37,130
460
83 Toledo, Ohio
$36,710
50
84 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$32,260
530
85 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$31,330
320
86 Gary, Indiana
$30,850
30
87 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$30,450
n/a
88 Honolulu, Hawaii
$30,030
170
89 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$29,780
40
90 Waterbury, Connecticut
$29,370
70
91 Jackson, Mississippi
$28,850
50
92 Dayton, Ohio
$26,560
130
93 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$25,760
380
94 Chico, California
$25,230
240
95 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$24,350
100
96 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$23,270
70
97 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$19,640
50
See also: Highest paying industries for all other special education teachers.