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Special Education Teacher Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of special education teachers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare special education teacher salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Special Education Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,330
25th Percentile Wage
$39,330
50th Percentile Wage
$63,350
75th Percentile Wage
$114,480
90th Percentile Wage
$128,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for special education teachers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) special education teachers is $128,940. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $63,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid special education teachers is $31,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of special education teachers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,350
-31.32% 1.14%
2016
$83,190
9.88% -
2015
$74,970
39.75% -
2014
$45,170
-21.14% -
2013
$54,720
-14.46% -
2012
$62,630
- -

Compare Special Education Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of special education teachers in four industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for special education teacher occupations is the grantmaking and giving services industry with an annual salary $86,760. The lowest paying industry is the civic and social organizations industry (annual salary $35,060). For detailed special education teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Grantmaking and Giving Services
$86,760
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$63,350
Social Advocacy Organizations
$57,990
Civic and Social Organizations
$35,060

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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