Special Education Schools
In Columbus, Georgia

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Columbus. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Columbus, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Georgia Special Education Employment

Columbus 230
Georgia 20,480

Exactly 230 of the 9,610 special education professionals employed in Georgia, work in Columbus. There has been a 8% decline in the number of special education professionals in Columbus between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Columbus has increased.

Columbus Vs. Georgia Special Education employment growth

13,970 14,940 18,400 20,260 9,610
250 60 170 140 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$45,130 $45,987 $47,370 $49,470 $50,220
$31,920 $33,210 $35,050 $36,680 $37,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

Salaries for special education professionals in Columbus have increased. In 2010 Columbus special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,220. The average salary for special education professionals in Columbus was $45,130 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Columbus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Columbus

10th percentile
$32,200
25th percentile
$42,660
50th percentile
$51,330
75th percentile
$58,860
90th percentile
$66,710

Columbus special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,330. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,200 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Columbus

Early Childhood Education
$42,647
Special Education
$50,220
Teaching
$59,110
Elementary Education
$60,705
Speech Therapy
$60,820

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Columbus

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Columbus' special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
17
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

Approximately 27 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Georgia

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