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Highest Paying Cities for Preschool Special Education Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for preschool 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 preschool special education teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $89,850, Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut is the highest paying city for preschool special education teachers. It is followed by Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York (average annual salary $88,550). 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 preschool special education teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$89,850
130
2 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$88,550
210
3 Salt Lake City, Utah
$84,980
n/a
4 Springfield, Massachusetts
$84,920
120
5 Binghamton, New York
$84,380
150
6 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$83,010
270
7 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$79,620
100
8 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$79,440
710
9 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$78,130
40
10 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$77,990
440
11 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$77,800
210
12 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$76,830
n/a
13 St Cloud, Minnesota
$75,900
n/a
14 Fresno, California
$75,680
140
15 Dayton, Ohio
$74,990
80
16 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$73,890
30
17 Anchorage, Alaska
$72,930
40
18 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$72,330
830
19 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$72,150
640
20 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$71,610
70
21 Camden, New Jersey
$70,950
210
22 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$69,980
140
23 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$69,910
90
24 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$69,140
n/a
25 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$68,590
110
26 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$68,420
100
27 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$67,730
n/a
28 Akron, Ohio
$67,530
n/a
29 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$67,360
40
30 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$67,240
150
31 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$66,600
40
32 Tacoma, Washington
$66,570
90
33 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$66,540
30
34 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$65,410
30
35 Kingston, New York
$65,220
30
36 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$64,810
3,970
37 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$64,720
70
38 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$64,710
780
39 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$64,220
120
40 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$64,060
230
41 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$63,700
3,020
42 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$63,600
210
43 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$63,130
n/a
44 Yakima, Washington
$62,900
30
45 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$62,840
300
46 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$62,750
130
47 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$62,300
30
48 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$61,830
280
49 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$61,670
210
50 Rochester, Minnesota
$60,980
40
51 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$60,320
40
52 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$60,030
50
53 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$59,880
210
54 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$59,880
40
55 Reading, Pennsylvania
$59,480
50
56 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$59,410
40
57 El Paso, Texas
$58,790
90
58 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$58,790
230
59 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$58,700
1,160
60 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$58,670
n/a
61 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$58,670
370
62 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$58,670
700
63 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$58,470
130
64 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$58,240
1,270
65 Utica-Rome, New York
$57,950
40
66 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$57,730
40
67 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$57,690
520
68 Urban Honolulu, USA
$57,660
190
69 Elgin, USA
$57,410
30
70 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$57,120
40
71 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$57,070
n/a
72 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$56,870
290
73 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$56,670
70
74 Olympia, Washington
$56,600
50
75 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$56,490
80
76 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$56,090
n/a
77 Syracuse, New York
$56,000
210
78 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$55,860
110
79 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$55,570
2,670
80 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$55,450
370
81 Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$55,410
n/a
82 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$55,380
30
83 Honolulu, Hawaii
$55,220
190
84 Lawrence, Kansas
$55,130
40
85 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$54,880
40
86 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$54,870
400
87 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$54,690
240
88 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$54,460
110
89 Jacksonville, Florida
$54,130
140
90 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$54,010
40
91 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$53,800
n/a
92 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$53,770
30
93 North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$53,710
30
94 Spokane, Washington
$53,710
40
95 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$53,630
40
96 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$53,560
140
97 Framingham, Massachusetts
$53,330
130
98 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$53,310
330
99 Knoxville, Tennessee
$53,100
30
100 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$52,470
30
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