Secondary School Special Education Teacher Salary Information in Oklahoma

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,720
25th Percentile Wage
$36,150
50th Percentile Wage
$43,060
75th Percentile Wage
$52,100
90th Percentile Wage
$62,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for secondary school special education teachers in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,720.

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 Oklahoma 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
201643,0600.35%-0.05%
201542,9102.66%-
201441,770-2.47%-
201342,800-0.65%-
201243,080--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of secondary school special education teachers in state of Oklahoma ranges from $38,650 to $54,560. The highest paying area for secondary school special education teachers in Oklahoma is Fort Smith with a median annual salary of $54,560. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Lawton (mean annual salary $48,020). The lowest paying area is Tulsa with a median annual salary of $38,650.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Smith
$54,560
Lawton
$48,020
Oklahoma City
$47,870
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$44,320
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$43,770
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$40,030
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$39,660
Tulsa
$38,650


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