Average Special Education Paraprofessional Hourly Pay at USD 259

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The average hourly pay for a Special Education Paraprofessional at USD 259 is $13.29.
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$12 - $16
Total Pay
$25,469 - $33,522

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Job Description for Special Education Paraprofessional

Special Education Paraprofessional Tasks
  • Support the education and environment of students with special needs.
  • Create and implement games and social events for enriching student development.
  • Tutor students directly and document useful information for assessment.
  • Coordinate with teachers to enhance instruction and lesson planning.
The top respondents for the job title Special Education Paraprofessional are from the companies Bayada, Boston Public Schools and Chicago Public Schools. Reported salaries are highest at Chicago Public Schools where the average pay is $26.73. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Boston Public Schools and Department of Education, earning around $24.65 and $24.00, respectively. Dekalb County pays the lowest at around $12.83. Detroit Public School District and Bayada also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $12.92 and $16.69, respectively.

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