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Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $62,833
Statewide median: $49,510.31

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$50,525.00 $63,859.00 $80,724.00
Minnesota
$50,246.00 $62,833.00 $79,088.00
Central Minnesota
$49,689.00 $62,243.00 $78,194.00
Northeast Minnesota
$48,882.00 $60,977.00 $74,094.00
Northwest Minnesota
$49,904.00 $62,430.00 $63,122.00
Southeast Minnesota
$49,770.00 $62,779.00 $77,341.00
Southwest Minnesota
$49,597.00 $62,209.00 $78,640.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$50,287.00 $63,664.00 $80,640.00

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 3,150 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 3,155 new Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 188,600 203,400 14,800 7.8%
Minnesota 3,888 4,140 252 6.5%
Central Minnesota 474 505 31 6.5%
Northeast Minnesota 195 208 13 6.7%
Northwest Minnesota 414 441 27 6.5%
Southeast Minnesota 348 370 22 6.3%
Southwest Minnesota 285 304 19 6.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,167 2,311 144 6.6%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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