Secondary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for secondary school special education teachers in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of secondary school special education teachers amongst Indiana areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Secondary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,360
25th Percentile Wage
$42,490
50th Percentile Wage
$51,900
75th Percentile Wage
$62,810
90th Percentile Wage
$74,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school special education teachers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for secondary school special education teachers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of secondary school special education teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,900-1.91%0.91%
201552,8900.13%-
201452,8200.91%-
201352,3401.74%-
201251,430--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Secondary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in state of Indiana ranges from $41,700 to $54,510. The highest paying area for secondary school special education teachers in Indiana is Gary with a median annual salary of $54,510. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $54,130). The lowest paying area is Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $41,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gary
$54,510
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$54,130
Indianapolis-Carmel
$53,260
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$48,920
Fort Wayne
$48,280
Terre Haute
$45,240
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$41,700


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