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Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Alaska

Want to work in Alaska as a Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teacher? Read this first!

$72,050 Median Salary
20 Job Openings
  • Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Alaska earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers Work in Alaska?

In 2018, there were 640 Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers working in the state.

There were 740 Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 100 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in AK Employment Trend

The typical state has 2,100 Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers working in it, which means Alaska has fewer Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers than average.

Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in AK vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alaska

Jobs for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 7.4%.

Job Projections for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers: Nation vs. AK

Alaska Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers job openings in Alaska, and 300 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 15,000 annual jobs and 202,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers Make in Alaska?

In 2018 wages for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers ranged from $52,020 to $99,560 with $72,050 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Alaska is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers Earnings: AK vs. National Average

Top Alaska Metros for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Fairbanks, AK 130 $71,250

Top States for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers Employment

View the list below to see where most Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 18,790 $72,570
California 15,230 $78,850
Texas 13,470 $57,480
New Jersey 12,110 $65,700
Illinois 9,670 $60,650
Ohio 7,160 $55,080
North Carolina 7,080 $46,630
Massachusetts 6,490 $72,260
Pennsylvania 6,010 $64,380
Virginia 5,870 $62,740
Georgia 5,180 $54,520
Florida 5,020 $60,230
Minnesota 4,600 $60,790
Washington 4,570 $65,680
Tennessee 4,180 $51,150
Louisiana 3,990 $49,700
Maryland 3,970 $61,730
Colorado 3,510 $51,200
Kentucky 3,250 $53,850
Indiana 3,210 $50,900

Below are the states where Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $78,850
District of Columbia $78,050
Connecticut $77,360
Oregon $75,830
Rhode Island $72,950
New York $72,570
Massachusetts $72,260
Alaska $72,050
Michigan $66,240
New Jersey $65,700

Discover similar careers:

Occupation AK Employment Total
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 430
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 270
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 90
Special Education Teachers 40

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