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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: $58,764
Statewide median: $40,798.59

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$45923 $57761 $73315
Minnesota
$43635 $58763 $80444
Central Minnesota
$44007 $54016 $66758
Northeast Minnesota
$50779 $61695 $89031
Northwest Minnesota
$45996 $54406 $65486
Southeast Minnesota
$44671 $53977 $63632
Southwest Minnesota
$40798 $47970 $56674
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$42633 $65775 $86280

* "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 4860 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

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

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1030 new Kindergarten and Elementary School Special Education Teachers to meet market demand between 2014-2024. 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
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 198100 210600 12500 6.3%
Minnesota 5059 5141 82 1.6%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2014 2024 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 414 435 21 5%
Northeast Minnesota 206 195 -11 -5.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2690 2774 84 3.1%
Northwest Minnesota 485 479 -6 -1.2%
Southeast Minnesota 848 850 2 0.2%
Southwest Minnesota 438 417 -21 -4.7%


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