Secondary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual and hourly salaries for secondary school special education teachers in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of secondary school special education teachers among Michigan 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,930
25th Percentile Wage
$49,760
50th Percentile Wage
$64,960
75th Percentile Wage
$79,930
90th Percentile Wage
$96,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school special education teachers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of secondary school special education teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,960
-0.43% 1.42%
2016
$65,240
-1.12% -
2015
$65,970
-1.21% -
2014
$66,770
1.42% -
2013
$65,820
2.70% -
2012
$64,040
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in state of Michigan ranges from $50,690 to $78,410. The highest paying area for secondary school special education teachers in Michigan is Jackson with a median annual salary of $78,410. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Flint (mean annual salary $71,530). The lowest paying area is Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $50,690.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Jackson
$78,410
Flint
$71,530
Ann Arbor
$70,870
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$70,790
Monroe
$70,400
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$69,960
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$69,950
Muskegon-Norton Shores
$67,630
Holland-Grand Haven
$63,510
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$62,880
Lansing-East Lansing
$62,600
Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$62,450
Saginaw-Saginaw Township North
$62,190
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$61,020
Niles-Benton Harbor
$60,970
Kalamazoo-Portage
$60,390
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$59,010
Bay City
$58,320
Battle Creek
$57,800
South Bend-Mishawaka
$55,080
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$50,690




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