Special Education Schools
In Charleston, South Carolina

The city of Charleston has only one school where special education faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Charleston, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Special Education Employment

Charleston 240
South Carolina 4,880

Of the 2,490 special education professionals employed in South Carolina, 240 work in Charleston.

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Special Education employment growth

4,280 4,690 5,030 5,060 2,490
No data No data No data 510 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

No data No data No data $40,780 $47,080
No data No data No data $38,630 $39,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

In 2010 Charleston special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $47,080. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Charleston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Charleston

10th percentile
$33,430
25th percentile
$38,900
50th percentile
$45,270
75th percentile
$54,800
90th percentile
$63,630

Special education professionals make a median salary of $45,270 per year in Charleston. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,430 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $63,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Charleston

Early Childhood Education
$42,278
Special Education
$47,080
Elementary Education
$57,030
Teaching
$59,033
Speech Therapy
$67,040

On average special education professional salaries in Charleston are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Charleston

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Charleston

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Charleston's special education schools offer 2 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Charleston

associate
0
bachelor
13
master
8
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total21

Approximately 21 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Charleston, South Carolina

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