Special Education Schools
In Americus, Georgia

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Americus. The trends in Americus' special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Americus Vs. Georgia Special Education Employment

Americus 460
Georgia 20,480

Of the 9,610 special education professionals employed in Georgia, 460 work in Americus. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Americus has shrunk by 34%. As the employment for special education professionals in Americus has decreased, overall employment in Americus has also decreased.

Americus Vs. Georgia Special Education employment growth

13,970 14,940 18,400 20,260 9,610
700 820 740 No data 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Americus

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Americus

$46,840 $49,740 $47,217 No data $53,610
$30,350 $30,930 $31,770 No data $33,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Americus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Americus

Salaries for special education professionals in Americus have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,610 per year was earned by special education professionals in Americus. Special education professionals in Americus made a yearly average salary of $46,840, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Americus.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Americus

10th percentile
$37,200
25th percentile
$43,450
50th percentile
$52,470
75th percentile
$63,280
90th percentile
$74,040

Special education professionals make a median salary of $52,470 per year in Americus. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 99%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,200 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,040 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Americus

Early Childhood Education
$49,275
Special Education
$53,610
Elementary Education
$59,785
Teaching
$60,083
Speech Therapy
$70,430

Americus special education professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Americus

1

Many of Americus' special education professionals are graduates of the only accredited special education school in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In Americus

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Americus' special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Americus

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

In 2010 approximately 9 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Americus, Georgia

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