Secondary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Montana

The average annual and hourly salaries for secondary school special education teachers in the state of Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of secondary school special education teachers amongst Montana 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 Montana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,820
25th Percentile Wage
$33,070
50th Percentile Wage
$39,290
75th Percentile Wage
$53,040
90th Percentile Wage
$63,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school special education teachers in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,860. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,820.

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 Montana 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
201639,2901.04%-19.90%
201538,880-38.40%-
201453,8105.24%-
201350,9907.61%-
201247,110--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in some Montana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in state of Montana ranges from $33,460 to $52,720. The highest paying area for secondary school special education teachers in Montana is Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,720. The second highest paying city/area in Montana State is Central Montana nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $47,020). The lowest paying area is Great Falls with a median annual salary of $33,460.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$52,720
Central Montana nonmetropolitan area
$47,020
Western Montana nonmetropolitan area
$41,830
Billings
$37,090
Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$34,100
Great Falls
$33,460


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