Special education teachers are most often employed by the Elementary & secondary schools industry. The average yearly wage for Special education teachers was $52,261 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Special education teachers by wage are Legal support workers, all other, Architectural and civil drafters, and Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, and blasters.
Special education teachers are part of the Education, Training, & Library Occupations, along with Postsecondary teachers, Preschool & kindergarten teachers, Elementary & middle school teachers, Secondary school teachers, Special education teachers, and 7 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Special education teachers are Cherokee County (Central)Woodstock & Canton Cities PUMA, GA, Chittenden, Franklin & Grand Isle CountiesBurlington City PUMA, VT, and New City & Congers PUMA, NY. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Special education teachers are Cherokee County (Central)Woodstock & Canton Cities PUMA, GA, New City & Congers PUMA, NY, and Oyster Bay Town (Central) PUMA, NY.