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Highest Paying Cities for Secondary School Special Education Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for secondary 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 secondary school special education teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $100,050, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for secondary school special education teachers. It is followed by Danbury, Connecticut (average annual salary $93,970). 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 secondary school special education teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$100,050
2,400
2 Danbury, Connecticut
$93,970
100
3 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$93,880
120
4 Fresno, California
$89,330
160
5 Waterbury, Connecticut
$88,870
60
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$88,400
2,670
7 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$87,910
4,020
8 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$87,070
1,350
9 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$86,990
710
10 Kingston, New York
$85,560
90
11 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$84,410
1,160
12 San Rafael, USA
$84,120
70
13 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$83,290
1,060
14 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$82,280
500
15 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$81,500
50
16 Ocean City, New Jersey
$81,090
50
17 Modesto, California
$80,880
190
18 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$80,860
16,430
19 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$80,650
280
20 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$80,210
120
21 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$79,530
12,100
22 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$78,450
700
23 Jackson, Michigan
$78,410
70
24 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$78,190
n/a
25 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$78,120
630
26 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$78,030
90
27 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$77,740
330
28 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$77,720
640
29 Syracuse, New York
$77,270
290
30 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$76,850
40
31 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$76,410
720
32 Watertown-Fort Drum, USA
$76,320
50
33 Peabody, Massachusetts
$76,140
110
34 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$75,220
350
35 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$75,140
890
36 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$74,400
10,640
37 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$74,010
70
38 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$73,960
700
39 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$73,800
3,780
40 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$73,780
n/a
41 Bloomington, USA
$73,280
260
42 Salem, Oregon
$73,210
70
43 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$72,830
30
44 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$72,810
250
45 North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$72,750
60
46 Northern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$72,720
40
47 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$72,630
200
48 East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$72,580
110
49 Yuba City, California
$72,110
50
50 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$72,020
100
51 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$71,800
1,590
52 Flint, Michigan
$71,530
80
53 South Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$71,350
40
54 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$71,170
1,750
55 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$70,880
2,200
56 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$70,880
2,690
57 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$70,870
490
58 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$70,870
30
59 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$70,840
50
60 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$70,790
560
61 Camden, New Jersey
$70,780
850
62 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$70,780
1,470
63 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$70,700
1,670
64 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$70,650
570
65 El Centro, California
$70,600
n/a
66 Brunswick, Georgia
$70,600
60
67 Monroe, Michigan
$70,400
50
68 Bend, Oregon
$70,360
40
69 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$70,350
170
70 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$70,220
230
71 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$70,100
3,430
72 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, USA
$69,970
40
73 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$69,960
920
74 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$69,950
490
75 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$69,920
110
76 Worcester, Massachusetts
$69,850
380
77 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,720
2,850
78 Cumberland, West Virginia
$69,710
n/a
79 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$69,690
820
80 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$69,640
5,070
81 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$69,320
3,850
82 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$69,190
80
83 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$69,070
190
84 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$68,640
150
85 New Haven, Connecticut
$68,410
330
86 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$68,270
360
87 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$68,220
n/a
88 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$68,220
170
89 Rockford, Illinois
$68,140
400
90 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$68,020
40
91 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$67,810
40
92 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$67,680
590
93 Muskegon-Norton Shores, Michigan
$67,630
60
94 Tacoma, Washington
$67,610
230
95 Springfield, Massachusetts
$67,590
540
96 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$67,560
120
97 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$67,300
1,170
98 Elmira, New York
$67,280
60
99 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$66,840
1,470
100 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$66,830
80
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