Special Education Teachers in Minnesota
Get the information you need to know about working as a Special Education Teacher.
You’re in luck! Jobs for Special Education Teachers in Minnesota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Special Education Teachers in Minnesota is growing slower than average.
Special Education Teachers in Minnesota earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Special Education Teachers Work in Minnesota?
880 people worked as Special Education Teachers in 2018 in this state.
There were 1,130 Special Education Teachers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 250 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 220 Special Education Teachers working in it, which means Minnesota has more Special Education Teachers than average.
Job Projections for Minnesota
Jobs for Special Education Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 4.4% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.9%.
Minnesota Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 50 annual job openings, and a total of 710 jobs for Minnesota Special Education Teachers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 3,400 annual jobs and 45,400 total jobs in 2026.
What do Special Education Teachers Make in Minnesota?
In 2018 wages for Special Education Teachers ranged from $47,760 to $93,500 with $66,930 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Minnesota is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Minnesota Metros for Special Education Teachers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Special Education Teachers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||450||$69,850|
Top States for Special Education Teachers Employment
View the list below to see where most Special Education Teachers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Special Education Teachers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
Related Careers in MN
You may also be interested in the following careers:
|Occupation||MN Employment Total|
|Special Education Teachers, Secondary School||4,910|
|Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School||4,600|
|Special Education Teachers, Middle School||1,690|
|Special Education Teachers, Preschool||1,490|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By woodleywonderworks under License
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