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Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Minnesota

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Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in Minnesota

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

4.6% Jobs Projection
$60,790 Median Salary
380 Job Openings

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

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

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

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

In Minnesota, there were 4,600 people working as Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in the year 2018.

There were 3,860 Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 740 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in MN Employment Trend

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

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

Job Projections for Minnesota

Jobs for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 4.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.4%.

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

Minnesota Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 380 annual job openings, and 5,250 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 Minnesota?

In 2018 wages for Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers ranged from $37,450 to $95,760 with $60,790 being the median annual salary.

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

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

Top Minnesota 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
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,010 $66,620
Fargo, ND-MN 220 $56,110
St. Cloud, MN 160 $58,920
Duluth, MN-WI 140 $55,370
Grand Forks, ND-MN 80 $53,250
Mankato-North Mankato, MN 80 $56,020

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 MN Employment Total
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 4,910
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 1,690
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 1,490
Special Education Teachers 880

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