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Highest Paying Cities for Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for kindergarten and elementary school 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 kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $91,500, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers. It is followed by Waterbury, Connecticut (average annual salary $91,040). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$91,500
3,660
2 Waterbury, Connecticut
$91,040
150
3 Danbury, Connecticut
$90,480
130
4 New Haven, Connecticut
$88,100
610
5 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$85,710
3,760
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$85,480
5,600
7 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$84,750
1,840
8 Kingston, New York
$83,190
140
9 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$83,090
730
10 Anchorage, Alaska
$82,880
390
11 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$82,770
240
12 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$82,230
50
13 Yuba City, California
$81,690
30
14 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$81,230
80
15 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$80,610
140
16 Merced, California
$80,160
60
17 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$80,100
950
18 Rockford, Illinois
$80,010
170
19 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$79,600
930
20 El Centro, California
$78,370
130
21 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$77,640
80
22 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$76,680
160
23 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$76,150
2,110
24 Wausau, Wisconsin
$76,110
30
25 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$75,880
160
26 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$75,180
150
27 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$74,840
1,160
28 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$74,760
310
29 San Rafael, USA
$74,750
60
30 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$74,700
50
31 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$74,630
160
32 Fresno, California
$74,020
550
33 Flint, Michigan
$73,700
40
34 Peabody, Massachusetts
$73,310
150
35 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$73,270
700
36 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$73,170
3,580
37 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$72,910
300
38 South Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$72,900
70
39 Salinas, California
$72,850
190
40 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$72,660
1,010
41 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$72,630
1,050
42 North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$72,600
50
43 Worcester, Massachusetts
$72,580
460
44 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$72,570
420
45 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, USA
$72,230
110
46 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$72,190
150
47 Visalia-Porterville, California
$72,090
130
48 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$72,060
210
49 Modesto, California
$72,000
200
50 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$71,750
21,920
51 State College, Pennsylvania
$71,570
80
52 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$71,450
110
53 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$71,350
14,540
54 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$71,050
150
55 Stockton, California
$71,030
390
56 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$70,900
2,320
57 Bloomsburg-Berwick, USA
$70,640
70
58 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$70,480
40
59 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$70,470
730
60 Monroe, Michigan
$70,330
50
61 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$70,330
1,080
62 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$70,320
140
63 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$70,050
50
64 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$69,910
40
65 Chico, California
$69,880
110
66 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$69,730
140
67 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$69,730
1,570
68 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$69,520
1,160
69 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$69,510
240
70 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$69,370
4,620
71 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$69,200
40
72 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$68,690
200
73 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$68,660
370
74 Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$68,650
80
75 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$68,640
4,520
76 North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$68,430
140
77 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$68,380
420
78 Bellingham, Washington
$68,160
110
79 Corvallis, Oregon
$68,020
30
80 Framingham, Massachusetts
$67,850
450
81 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$67,790
270
82 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$67,520
740
83 Jackson, Michigan
$67,400
60
84 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$67,280
200
85 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$67,160
130
86 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$66,870
5,100
87 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$66,600
930
88 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$66,560
100
89 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$66,480
1,050
90 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$66,470
60
91 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$66,180
2,530
92 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$66,020
1,520
93 Syracuse, New York
$65,930
500
94 Tacoma, Washington
$65,880
550
95 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$65,830
5,970
96 North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$65,580
50
97 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$65,570
480
98 Watertown-Fort Drum, USA
$65,540
70
99 Madison, Wisconsin
$65,540
240
100 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$65,510
2,270
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