Special Education Schools
In Elmhurst, Illinois

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Elmhurst. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Elmhurst, which includes special education training at the special education bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Special Education Employment

Elmhurst 5,010
Illinois 23,340

Of the 9,900 special education professionals employed in Illinois, 5,010 work in Elmhurst. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Elmhurst has shrunk by 72%. As the employment for special education professionals in Elmhurst has decreased, overall employment in Elmhurst has increased.

Elmhurst 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: Elmhurst

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Elmhurst

$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 Elmhurst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elmhurst

As the number of special education professionals in Elmhurst has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Elmhurst special education professionals made $59,340 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for special education professionals in Elmhurst was $57,710 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Elmhurst is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Elmhurst

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

Elmhurst special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,890. 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 126% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Elmhurst

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

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Elmhurst

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Elmhurst's special education school offers one special education degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

Approximately 8 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Elmhurst, Illinois

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