$39,341
Avg. Salary
$17.79
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,967

Bonus

$1,575

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Intervention Specialist is $17.79 per hour.

The average pay for an Intervention Specialist is $39,341 per year.

$11.37
10%
$17.79
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$28.69
90%
MEDIAN $17.79
$30k
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$59k
90%
MEDIAN $39,341
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MEDIAN: $39,341
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$0$59K
Salary $29,698 - $59,370
Bonus $220 - $12,136
Profit Sharing $1,575
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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$28,311 - $59,922
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 540
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $11.37 - $28.69
Overtime $14.90 - $47.32
Annual Data $0$59K
Bonus $220 - $12,136
Profit Sharing $1,575
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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$28,311 - $59,922
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 151

Job Description for Intervention Specialist

Intervention specialists work in classrooms and oversee the education, development, and management of persons with learning disabilities, emotional disturbances, cognitive disabilities, autism, hearing, visual, or other sensory impairments, and a variety of other conditions. Specialist roles are usually split between three licensed areas: early childhood (ages three to grade 3,) mild to moderate (kindergarten through grade 12) and moderate to intensive (kindergarten through grade 12.)

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Intervention Specialist Tasks
  • Establish and maintain a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and child development.
  • Develop appropriate student IEPs with measurable and obtainable goals based on data provided through the Multi-Factored Evaluation (MFE) and/or Evaluation Team Report (ETR).
  • Maintain accurate classroom records, including grades, attendance, and behavioral records.
  • Design, implement, and track progress of interventions for academic and behavioral goals.
  • Develop lesson plans that employ a variety of instructional techniques and media to meet the needs and capabilities of each student.

Intervention Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Intervention Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Intervention Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Intervention Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 206 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Intervention Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 82 salaries. An experienced Intervention Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 65 salaries. An Intervention Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 30 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,932

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Intervention Specialist Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Intervention Specialist?

Intervention Specialist in Cleveland:
"Experience."
It helps to have varied experience in the field of special education. This should include varying severity of disabilities, varied age level experience, and various types of intervention strategies. Knowledge in ABA, the most evidence-based strategy for teaching students with autism, is a must. To know the basics of behavior management strategies is vital to succeeding in this field.

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Key Stats for Intervention Specialist

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Intervention Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$39,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Intervention Specialist Salaries


National Average
$39,000

Counseling
▼1%

Curriculum Planning
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 18%