1. Home
  2. Career Explorer
  3. Special Education Teacher
  4. Salaries
Content has loaded

Special education teacher salary in Saint George, UT

How much does a Special Education Teacher make in Saint George, UT?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $67,267
Low $51,157
High $88,450
Non-cash benefit
View more benefits

The average salary for a special education teacher is $67,267 per year in Saint George, UT. 13 salaries reported, updated at July 19, 2023

Is this useful?

Salaries by years of experience in Saint George, UT

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
View job openings with the years of experience that is relevant to you on Indeed
View jobs
Is this useful?

Top companies for Special Education Teachers in Saint George, UT

  1. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
    843 reviews5 salaries reported
    $109,855per year
  2. $83,893per year
Is this useful?

Highest paying cities for Special Education Teachers near Saint George, UT

  1. Park City, UT
    $82,477 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Salt Lake City, UT
    $72,185 per year
    23 salaries reported
  3. Saint George, UT
    $67,267 per year
    13 salaries reported
  1. Provo, UT
    $64,340 per year
    15 salaries reported
  2. North Salt Lake, UT
    $63,713 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Ogden, UT
    $62,579 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. West Jordan, UT
    $57,138 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Lehi, UT
    $48,217 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. West Valley City, UT
    $43,589 per year
    5 salaries reported
Is this useful?

Where can a Special Education Teacher earn more?

Compare salaries for Special Education Teachers in different locations
Explore Special Education Teacher openings
Is this useful?

Best-paid skills and qualifications for Special Education Teachers

Most recommended skill

Crisis Intervention(earn +138.90% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 9.88% since 2018. Special Education Teachers with this skill earn +138.90% more than the average base salary, which is $67,267 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
201212increase by 12
201377increase by 541.67%
2014218increase by 183.12%
2015178decrease by 18.35%
2016233increase by 30.90%
2017131decrease by 43.78%
2018162increase by 23.66%
2019178increase by 9.88%

Top companies hiring Special Education Teachers with the recommended skill

View more companies for Special Education Teachers
Is this useful?
Top certifications
Certified School Psychologist
Top specialties
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
Top licenses
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
26 jobs51
137 jobs282
Is this useful?

Most common benefits for Special Education Teachers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid housing
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
Is this useful?

Salary satisfaction

Based on 6,998 ratings

42% of Special Education Teachers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

Is this useful?

How much do similar professions get paid in Saint George, UT?


Job openings

Average $17.02 per hour

Elementary School Teacher

Job openings

Average $16.38 per hour

Is this useful?

Common questions about salaries for a Special Education Teacher

How can I know if I am being paid fairly?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a special education teacher position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

Was this answer helpful?

How can special education teachers increase their salary?

To increase your salary as a special education teacher, consider the following options:

  • Pursue a master's degree. Those who earn a master's degree in special education can receive higher earnings and stand out among competitors. An advanced degree could also help you negotiate salary expectations.
  • Apply for administrative positions. You can also potentially increase your salary by applying for administrative roles within special education, such as special education coordinator.
  • Search by state. A contributing factor to salary can be the geographic location of one's employment. Consider researching the highest paying states and applying for jobs in those areas.
Was this answer helpful?

How much do similar professions to special education teacher get paid?

Check the below Indeed career pages for the detailed pay ranges for the similar professions to special education teacher here:

Was this answer helpful?

Career insights

Frequently searched careers

Registered Nurse

Police Officer

Software Engineer


Truck Driver

Administrative Assistant


Real Estate Agent

Nursing Assistant



Dental Hygienist