Special Education Schools
In Dekalb, Illinois

There is only one special education school in Dekalb for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Dekalb, 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

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Special Education Employment

Dekalb 5,010
Illinois 23,340

Exactly 5,010 of Illinois' 9,900 special education professionals work in Dekalb. The number of special education professionals in Dekalb has shrunk by 72% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Dekalb has increased.

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Special Education employment growth

30,540 26,010 5,430 22,660 9,900
17,770 14,770 11,000 11,720 5,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Dekalb

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Dekalb

$57,710 $62,833 $62,807 $61,843 $59,340
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Dekalb
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dekalb

As the number of special education professionals in Dekalb has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Dekalb special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,340. Special education professionals in Dekalb made a yearly average salary of $57,710, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Dekalb is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Dekalb

10th percentile
$38,800
25th percentile
$45,970
50th percentile
$56,890
75th percentile
$70,030
90th percentile
$87,770

Special education professionals make a median salary of $56,890 per year in Dekalb. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $87,770 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Dekalb

Early Childhood Education
$51,440
Special Education
$59,340
Teaching
$63,319
Speech Therapy
$69,780
Elementary Education
$72,043

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Dekalb

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Dekalb

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Dekalb

associate
0
bachelor
93
master
60
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total153

In 2010 approximately 153 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Dekalb, Illinois

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