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Special Education Teachers, Secondary School

in Massachusetts

Teach secondary school subjects to educationally and physically handicapped students. Includes teachers who specialize and work with audibly and visually handicapped students and those who teach basic academic and life processes skills to the mentally impaired. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099).

Occupation Projection for Special Education Teachers, Secondary School

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
252054  Special Education Teachers, Secondary School 4,161 4,615 454 10.91 % 146 160 45 351 Bachelor's degree 

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    4,000  96 % 4,430  96 % 430  11 % $70,450
Educational Services    4,000  96 % 4,430  96 % 430  11 % $70,450
Health Care and Social Assistance    160  4 % 180  4 % 20  12 % $60,730
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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