Special Education Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

There is only one special education school in Allentown for faculty to choose from. The trends in Allentown's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Special Education
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

Allentown 750
Pennsylvania 22,050

Exactly 750 of Pennsylvania's 10,030 special education professionals work in Allentown. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Allentown has shrunk by 25%. As the number of special education professionals in Allentown has decreased, overall employment in Allentown has increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Special Education employment growth

11,590 21,790 23,920 23,680 10,030
1,000 760 1,840 1,880 750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$52,970 $53,920 $56,897 $58,540 $58,280
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

In Allentown, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Allentown reportedly earned an average salary of $58,280 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Allentown was $52,970 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Allentown is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Allentown

10th percentile
$40,000
25th percentile
$46,150
50th percentile
$55,200
75th percentile
$70,360
90th percentile
$82,440

Special education professionals in Allentown earn a median salary of $55,200 per year. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,440 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Allentown

Early Childhood Education
$43,060
Special Education
$58,280
Elementary Education
$67,478
Teaching
$67,650
Speech Therapy
$87,490

On average special education professionals in Allentown earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Allentown.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Allentown

1

There is only one accredited special education school in the city. Many of Allentown's special education professionals are graduates of this school.

Special Education Programs Offered In Allentown

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0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in special education offered by Allentown's special education school.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total4

Approximately 4 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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