Special Education Teachers, Middle School

Special education teachers work with students who have a wide range of learning, mental, emotional, and physical disabilities. They adapt general education lessons and teach various subjects, such as reading, writing, and math, to students with mild and moderate disabilities. They also teach basic skills, such as literacy and communication techniques, to students with severe disabilities.

$59,510

Median US Salary

Bachelor's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Special Education Teachers, Middle School

Currently employed

87,550

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

8%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Special Education Teachers, Middle School

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Oregon $81,000

New York $77,050

Connecticut $72,820

Delaware $72,440

Alaska $72,300

California $72,040

Virginia $71,380

Maryland $69,630

Rhode Island $67,900

Massachusetts $67,430

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Maxxing your 401k as Special Education Teachers, Middle School

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

31.9%

Per paycheck

$730.14

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $2,288.85
Pre Tax Retirement $730.14
Before Taxes $1,558.71
Taxes $467.61
Take Home $1,091.10

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