$50,571
Avg. Salary
$25.26
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Reading Specialist is $25.26 per hour.

The average pay for a Reading Specialist is $50,571 per year.

$12.15
10%
$25.26
50%
$59.60
90%
MEDIAN $25.26
$35k
10%
$51k
50%
$72k
90%
MEDIAN $50,571
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$0$77K
Salary $35,412 - $72,017
Bonus $360 - $5,034
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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$33,856 - $77,147
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 518
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $12.15 - $59.60
Overtime $18.00
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $360 - $5,034
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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$33,856 - $77,147
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

Job Description for Reading Specialist

Reading specialists generally work at elementary and middle schools to help students develop their reading skills, and may occasionally work with high school students, as well.

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Reading Specialist Tasks

  • Determine literacy training needs and develop a training course utilizing traditional and non-traditional methods.
  • Research and assess literacy training needs, and helps develop or improve literacy curriculum.
  • Advocate for and support early literacy knowledge and skills development.
  • Build rapport and develop agreements with preschool and family child care programs.
  • May mentor or supervise other reading coaches.

Common Career Paths for Reading Specialist


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Reading Specialists may experience a considerable drop in salary when they transition into an upper level Elementary School Teacher position, where pay tends to be around $40K.

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Pay by Experience Level for Reading Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Reading Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Reading Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 114 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Reading Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Reading Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 110 salaries. A Reading Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 49 salaries.

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Key Stats for Reading Specialist

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Reading Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$51,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Reading Specialist Salaries

Data Analysis
▲27%

Teaching
▲6%

reading specialist
▲2%

National Average
$51,000

Reading
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 28%