Special Education Schools
In Elkins Park, Pennsylvania

There is only one special education school in Elkins Park for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Elkins Park, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elkins Park Vs. Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

Elkins Park 3,310
Pennsylvania 22,050

Exactly 3,310 of Pennsylvania's 10,030 special education professionals work in Elkins Park. Between 2006 and 2010, in Elkins Park, there has been a 18% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the number of special education professionals in Elkins Park has decreased, overall employment in Elkins Park has increased.

Elkins Park Vs. Pennsylvania Special Education employment growth

11,590 21,790 23,920 23,680 10,030
4,040 8,590 8,540 8,540 3,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Elkins Park

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Elkins Park

$54,615 $56,557 $58,303 $61,037 $58,800
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Elkins Park
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elkins Park

As the number of special education professionals in Elkins Park has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Elkins Park special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,800. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Elkins Park made an average salary of $54,615 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Elkins Park is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Elkins Park

10th percentile
$38,690
25th percentile
$45,180
50th percentile
$55,980
75th percentile
$71,650
90th percentile
$86,800

Special education professionals in Elkins Park make a median yearly salary of $55,980. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 124%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,800 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Elkins Park

Early Childhood Education
$44,960
Special Education
$58,800
Elementary Education
$67,460
Speech Therapy
$71,510
Teaching
$72,767

Elkins Park 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 Elkins Park

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Elkins Park

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Elkins Park

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Approximately 2 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania

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