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Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana

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Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana

Considering a career as a Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teacher in Indiana?

6.1% Jobs Projection
$50,900 Median Salary
200 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana is growing faster than average.

  • Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Indiana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

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

In 2018, there were 3,210 Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers working in the state.

There were 3,110 Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 100 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in IN Employment Trend

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

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

Job Projections for Indiana

Jobs for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 6.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.4%.

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

Indiana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 200 annual job openings, and 2,770 total jobs in 2026 for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in this state.

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 Indiana?

In 2018 wages for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers ranged from $33,410 to $78,390 with $50,900 being the median annual salary.

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

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

Top Indiana 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
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 7,510 $63,050
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 1,320 $59,570
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 1,140 $55,760
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 710 $59,380
Fort Wayne, IN 210 $47,730
Evansville, IN-KY 190 $50,400
South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI 150 $45,140
Elkhart-Goshen, IN 130 $43,130
Bloomington, IN 50 $52,830
Terre Haute, IN 40 $59,680

Top States for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers Employment

The table below shows the states 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

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation IN Employment Total
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 1,960
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 1,030
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 240
Special Education Teachers 200

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