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Para educator salary in United States

How much does a Para Educator make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $18.52
Low $13.75
High $24.93
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a para educator is $18.52 per hour in the United States. 8.6k salaries reported, updated at September 29, 2023

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Top companies for Para Educators in United States

  1. 360 Degree Therapy
    27 reviews189 salaries reported
    $25.74per hour
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Highest paying cities for Para Educators near United States

  1. Fremont, CA
    $26.31 per hour
    17 salaries reported
  2. Redmond, WA
    $24.80 per hour
    139 salaries reported
  3. Vancouver, WA
    $23.75 per hour
    150 salaries reported
  1. Renton, WA
    $23.58 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Baltimore, MD
    $22.91 per hour
    131 salaries reported
  3. Olympia, WA
    $22.58 per hour
    86 salaries reported
  1. Oxnard, CA
    $19.40 per hour
    56 salaries reported
  2. Helena, MT
    $15.71 per hour
    28 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $14.50 per hour
    41 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Para Educators

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,584 ratings

25% of Para Educators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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