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Middle School Special Education Teachers in Alaska

Considering a career as a Middle School Special Education Teacher in Alaska?

$73,030 Median Salary
10 Job Openings
  • Middle School Special Education Teachers in Alaska earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Middle School Special Education Teachers Work in Alaska?

There were approximately 270 workers employed as Middle School Special Education Teachers in this state in 2018.

There were 230 Middle School Special Education Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Middle School Special Education Teachers in AK Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,040 Middle School Special Education Teachers working in it, which means Alaska has fewer Middle School Special Education Teachers than average.

Middle School Special Education Teachers in AK vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alaska

Jobs for Middle School Special Education Teachers in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 7.2%.

Job Projections for Middle School Special Education Teachers: Nation vs. AK

Alaska Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 10 annual job openings, and 90 total jobs in 2026 for Middle School Special Education Teachers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,100 annual jobs and 95,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Middle School Special Education Teachers Make in Alaska?

In 2018 wages for Middle School Special Education Teachers ranged from $53,530 to $106,130 with $73,030 being the median annual salary.

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

Middle School Special Education Teachers Earnings: AK vs. National Average

Top States for Middle School Special Education Teachers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Middle School Special Education Teachers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 10,970 $79,230
Texas 7,620 $56,920
New Jersey 6,850 $68,050
California 4,710 $74,810
Ohio 4,370 $58,480
Georgia 4,040 $58,410
Massachusetts 3,470 $72,540
Illinois 3,420 $60,140
Maryland 3,280 $72,000
Virginia 3,150 $69,210
North Carolina 2,950 $48,400
Florida 2,490 $53,820
Pennsylvania 2,390 $64,060
Colorado 1,800 $50,970
Minnesota 1,690 $64,760
Louisiana 1,610 $50,350
Arizona 1,560 $43,620
Missouri 1,490 $47,600
Kentucky 1,430 $53,710
Washington 1,210 $64,060

Below are the states where Middle School Special Education Teachers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Oregon $81,280
Connecticut $79,900
New York $79,230
California $74,810
Alaska $73,030
Massachusetts $72,540
Maryland $72,000
Rhode Island $71,310
Virginia $69,210
Delaware $68,080

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation AK Employment Total
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 640
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 430
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 90
Special Education Teachers 40

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