Special Education Schools
In Kalamazoo, Michigan

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kalamazoo Vs. Michigan Special Education Employment

Kalamazoo 140
Michigan 9,890

Exactly 140 of Michigan's 4,350 special education professionals work in Kalamazoo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Kalamazoo has grown by 27%. Overall employment in Kalamazoo has decreased.

Kalamazoo Vs. Michigan Special Education employment growth

10,850 10,260 11,560 13,030 4,350
110 280 280 360 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Kalamazoo

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Kalamazoo

$55,160 $52,663 $49,577 $51,187 $52,030
$37,180 $37,340 $38,790 $38,480 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Kalamazoo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kalamazoo

In Kalamazoo, salaries for special education professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,030 per year was earned by special education professionals in Kalamazoo. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Kalamazoo made an average salary of $55,160 per year. The decline in the salary of special education professionals in Kalamazoo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Kalamazoo

10th percentile
$36,280
25th percentile
$42,580
50th percentile
$52,300
75th percentile
$61,860
90th percentile
$68,870

Special education professionals make a median salary of $52,300 per year in Kalamazoo. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 90%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,280 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,870 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Kalamazoo

Early Childhood Education
$43,620
Special Education
$52,030
Elementary Education
$59,720
Speech Therapy
$62,820
Teaching
$66,773

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Kalamazoo

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Kalamazoo

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total7

Kalamazoo's special education schools offer 7 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Kalamazoo

associate
0
bachelor
46
master
77
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total124

In 2010 approximately 124 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Kalamazoo, Michigan

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