Special Education Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Hickory. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Hickory, which encompasses special education training at the special education bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Special Education Employment

Hickory 710
North Carolina 16,920

Exactly 710 of North Carolina's 9,490 special education professionals work in Hickory. The number of special education professionals in Hickory has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Hickory has decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Special Education employment growth

13,100 14,090 15,690 16,240 9,490
590 590 840 900 710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$37,307 $39,837 $42,723 $42,963 $43,520
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

As the number of special education professionals in Hickory has grown, salaries for special education professionals have also increased. In 2010 Hickory special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,520. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Hickory was $37,307 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Hickory.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Hickory

10th percentile
$31,940
25th percentile
$35,480
50th percentile
$42,400
75th percentile
$50,560
90th percentile
$58,720

Special education professionals in Hickory make a median yearly salary of $42,400. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 84%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,940 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,720 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Hickory

Early Childhood Education
$33,840
Special Education
$43,520
Elementary Education
$45,830
Teaching
$52,231
Speech Therapy
$54,790

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Hickory

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Hickory

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Hickory

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Approximately 1 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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