Special Education Schools
In Florence, Alabama

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Florence Vs. Alabama Special Education Employment

Florence 50
Alabama 4,420

Exactly 50 of Alabama's 1,940 special education professionals work in Florence. The number of special education professionals in Florence has shrunk by 64% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of special education professionals in Florence has decreased, overall employment in Florence has increased.

Florence Vs. Alabama Special Education employment growth

4,460 4,700 4,930 5,150 1,940
140 120 130 120 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Florence

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Florence

$41,667 $41,483 $42,070 $44,765 $48,440
$29,050 $29,940 $31,510 $32,670 $34,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Florence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Florence

In Florence, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,440 per year was earned by special education professionals in Florence. The average salary for special education professionals in Florence was $41,667 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Florence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Florence

10th percentile
$39,710
25th percentile
$43,840
50th percentile
$48,810
75th percentile
$53,450
90th percentile
$58,370

Special education professionals in Florence earn a median salary of $48,810 per year. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 47%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,710 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,370 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Florence

Early Childhood Education
$37,150
Special Education
$48,440
Teaching
$50,852
Elementary Education
$54,345

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Florence

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Florence

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Florence

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Approximately 1 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Florence, Alabama

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