Special Education Teachers, Preschool

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.

$53,640

Median US Salary

Bachelor's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Special Education Teachers, Preschool

Currently employed

28,540

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

Median Salary by State for Special Education Teachers, Preschool

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Oregon $77,250

Connecticut $74,960

Rhode Island $69,570

Alaska $68,810

Maryland $65,790

Virginia $64,550

Vermont $63,690

Wyoming $62,820

New York $62,290

Washington $61,990

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Maxxing your 401k as Special Education Teachers, Preschool

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

35.4%

Per paycheck

$730.33

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $2,063.08
Pre Tax Retirement $730.33
Before Taxes $1,332.75
Taxes $399.82
Take Home $932.92

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