Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School earns an average salary of $38,638 per year. A skill in Curriculum Planning is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School Total Pay (?
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$26,994 - $50,638
(Median)
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51K
MEDIAN: $38,637
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Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School Total Pay (?
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$8.35 - $23.80
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$26,994 - $50,638  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,911  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,357 - $50,908  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,621
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.35 - $23.80  
   
Overtime
$1.50 - $34.39  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,911  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$23,357 - $50,908  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,621
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Washington
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Los Angeles
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Houston
up arrow 19%
Dallas
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San Diego
up arrow 8%
Philadelphia
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National Average
$37,000
Chicago
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St. Louis
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Denver
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Knoxville
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School Salaries

Curriculum Planning
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Autism
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National Average
$37,000
Childhood Education
up arrow 3%

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Gender

Female
88%
female alumni
 
Male
12%
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 21%
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