Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers among Ohio 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 Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,770
25th Percentile Wage
$43,400
50th Percentile Wage
$56,030
75th Percentile Wage
$69,700
90th Percentile Wage
$79,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,770.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,030
-3.18% -1.91%
2016
$57,810
2.40% -
2015
$56,420
0.58% -
2014
$56,090
1.28% -
2013
$55,370
-3.12% -
2012
$57,100
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Ohio Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in state of Ohio ranges from $42,710 to $62,800. The highest paying area for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers in Ohio is Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $62,800. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor (mean annual salary $58,910). The lowest paying area is Springfield with a median annual salary of $42,710.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$62,800
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$58,910
Sandusky
$58,330
Cincinnati-Middletown
$58,200
Canton-Massillon
$58,120
Lima
$57,350
Columbus
$56,850
Dayton
$55,950
Mansfield
$55,000
Toledo
$54,440
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$52,750
Akron
$49,470
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$49,240
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$47,550
Springfield
$42,710




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers

💰 Highest paying industries for kindergarten and elementary school special education teachers.