Middle School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for middle school special education teachers in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of middle school special education teachers among Maine cities 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 Middle School Special Education Teachers in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,330
25th Percentile Wage
$41,600
50th Percentile Wage
$51,890
75th Percentile Wage
$60,890
90th Percentile Wage
$72,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for middle school special education teachers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,330.

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 middle school special education teachers in Maine 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 middle school special education teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,8906.38%11.04%
201548,580-0.84%-
201448,9903.08%-
201347,4802.78%-
201246,160--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Middle School Special Education Teachers in Maine Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of middle school special education teachers in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of middle school special education teachers in state of Maine ranges from $44,830 to $55,120. The highest paying area for middle school special education teachers in Maine is Bangor with a median annual salary of $55,120. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $55,110). The lowest paying area is Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,830.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bangor
$55,120
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$55,110
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$52,190
Lewiston-Auburn
$49,440
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$44,830


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