Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Starting out, salaries are typically $34K, which grows to $41K after five to 10 years. Salary comes to $42K after 10 to 20 years. After 20 years in the field, Behavior Specialists see a slip in salary, bringing in an average of $40K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 15 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining less than five percent. Most employees in this workforce have between one and nine years of experience; most of those surveyed fall within this distribution.