New York City Department of Education Special Education Teacher Salaries

Updated Jun 19, 2021

$71,101

/yr

Base Pay Average

381 Salaries

$45K$126K

Additional Pay Average:

$15,694

Low

High

$20,973 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 1 salaries

$21K$21K
$20,973 - $20,973 Range

$8,000 Avg

Commission Sharing

Reported in 1 salaries

$8K$8K
$8,000 - $8,000 Range

$15,694 Avg

Tips

Reported in 1 salaries

$16K$16K
$15,694 - $15,694 Range
Stock Bonus, Profit Sharing have not been reported for this role

How much does a Special Education Teacher at New York City Department of Education make?

The typical New York City Department of Education Special Education Teacher salary is $71,101. Special Education Teacher salaries at New York City Department of Education can range from $45,000 - $126,441. This estimate is based upon 250 New York City Department of Education Special Education Teacher salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Special Education Teacher at New York City Department of Education can expect to make an average total pay of $71,101 . See all Special Education Teacher salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.

$71,101

Total Pay Average

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Special Education Teacher Salaries by Gender

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Salaries Submitted
Average Base Pay (USD)
Women
4 salaries

$91,406

/yr
Gender Not Reported
245 salaries

$73,812

/yr
Men
Not enough salaries reported
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New York City Department of Education Salary FAQs

The national average salary for a Special Education Teacher is $55,992 in United States, which is 21% lower than the salary offered by New York City Department of Education for this job.

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The salary trajectory of a Special Education Teacher ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $55,043 and goes up to $70,171 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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New York City Department of Education Benefits

  • Retirement Plan  (72 comments)

    “To qualify for Tier 4 retirement, you have to work until you are 70 years old.”

  • Pension Plan  (41 comments)

    “Pension benefits vary by your tier so these days it does take much longer to vest. If you plan to work for the city for several years, it's a...”

  • Health Insurance  (31 comments)

    “Health insurance can be very low for the entire family, especially when comparing to costs of other family health insurance plans.”

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