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Is Ohio a good place for you to work as a Middle School Special Education Teacher?

6.1% Jobs Projection
$58,480 Median Salary
350 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Middle School Special Education Teachers in Ohio is growing faster than average.

  • Middle School Special Education Teachers in Ohio earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Middle School Special Education Teachers Work in Ohio?

There were approximately 4,370 workers employed as Middle School Special Education Teachers in this state in 2018.

There were 4,560 Middle School Special Education Teachers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 190 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Middle School Special Education Teachers in OH Employment Trend

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

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

Job Projections for Ohio

Jobs for Middle School Special Education Teachers in this state are growing at a rate of 6.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.2%.

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

Ohio Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 350 annual job openings, and 4,710 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 Ohio?

In 2018 wages for Middle School Special Education Teachers ranged from $36,880 to $85,860 with $58,480 being the median annual salary.

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

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

Top Ohio Metros for Middle School Special Education Teachers

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 1,090 $57,020
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 1,030 $60,580
Columbus, OH 740 $66,590
Dayton, OH 280 $64,690
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 170 n/a
Canton-Massillon, OH 100 $53,300
Akron, OH 80 $59,670

Top States for Middle School Special Education Teachers Employment

View the list below to see 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

Discover similar careers:

Occupation OH Employment Total
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 7,160
Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 6,350
Special Education Teachers 1,430
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 1,110

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