Middle School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for middle 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 middle school special education teachers amongst Ohio metropolitan 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 Middle School Special Education Teachers in Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,520
25th Percentile Wage
$44,700
50th Percentile Wage
$56,740
75th Percentile Wage
$70,250
90th Percentile Wage
$79,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for middle 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 $79,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,520.

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 Ohio 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
201656,740-1.62%1.11%
201557,660-0.33%-
201457,8500.36%-
201357,6402.65%-
201256,110--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of middle school special education teachers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of middle school special education teachers in state of Ohio ranges from $45,740 to $65,270. The highest paying area for middle school special education teachers in Ohio is Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor with a median annual salary of $65,270. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $59,790). The lowest paying area is Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $45,740.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$65,270
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$59,790
Dayton
$58,810
Lima
$58,170
Toledo
$56,560
Akron
$56,550
Canton-Massillon
$54,140
Cincinnati-Middletown
$53,350
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$53,080
Columbus
$51,510
Mansfield
$50,930
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$45,740


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