Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay for Educational Specialists increases steadily with experience. Compensation grows after five to 10 years from $38K to $46K. After spending one to two decades on the job, pay usually hovers around $53K. After 20 years of work in the field, Educational Specialists typically earn $66K and go on to enjoy solid increases in earnings. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up about a third of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 13 percent. More than half of respondents report having between one and nine years of experience in this field.