Average Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Middle School Salary

$41,459
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$2,035
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Special Education Teacher, Middle School is $41,459.
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$31k
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$41k
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$54k
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MEDIAN $41,459
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Salary
$31k - $54k
Bonus
$2k - $3k
Total Pay
$30k - $55k

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Job Description for Special Education Teacher, Middle School

Special Education Teacher, Middle School Tasks
  • Teach students in public or private schools at middle or junior high level.
  • Adjust teaching methods according to individual student needs.
  • Create and prepare materials for student activities.
  • Grade student tests and assignments, and maintain accurate student records according to laws and school regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Special Education Teacher, Middle School

An early career Special Education Teacher, Middle School with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,116 based on 350 salaries. A mid-career Special Education Teacher, Middle School with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,419 based on 254 salaries. An experienced Special Education Teacher, Middle School with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,660 based on 275 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,006.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,024 survey responses.
Early Career
34.2%
Mid Career
24.8%
Experienced
26.9%
Late Career
14.2%