Years of Experience
When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (60 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make approximately $58K annually on average.
Secondary School Special Education Teachers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $63K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Special Education Certificates, who make about $63K annually. Those with a Master of Education (MEd) at Charleston County School District come out on top, and their salaries approach $57K per year.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Leadership; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $77K annually. Childhood Education is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; slightly less than a third of Charleston County School District's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Excel, Curriculum Planning, and Data Entry.
Benefits and Perks
Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a strong majority of employees, and a majority of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well.