Special Education Schools
In Kent, Ohio

In Kent, there is only one special education school where special education faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Kent, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Special Education
  • Masters degree in Special Education
  • PhD degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kent Vs. Ohio Special Education Employment

Kent 460
Ohio 21,500

Exactly 460 of the 8,260 special education professionals employed in Ohio, work in Kent. Between 2006 and 2010, in Kent, there has been a 64% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the employment for special education professionals in Kent has decreased, overall employment in Kent has increased.

Kent Vs. Ohio Special Education employment growth

24,950 24,500 24,930 22,080 8,260
1,290 1,270 1,480 1,070 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Kent

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Kent

$52,160 $53,547 $53,623 $54,763 $56,030
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Kent
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kent

As the number of special education professionals in Kent has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Kent reportedly earned an average salary of $56,030 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Kent was $52,160 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Kent is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Kent

10th percentile
$30,980
25th percentile
$36,870
50th percentile
$52,850
75th percentile
$68,470
90th percentile
$98,300

Kent special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,850. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,980 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 217% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Kent

Early Childhood Education
$45,013
Special Education
$56,030
Teaching
$64,522
Elementary Education
$64,698
Speech Therapy
$75,160

Kent 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 Kent

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Kent

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total4

Kent's special education schools offer 4 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Kent

associate
0
bachelor
42
master
36
doctor
4
Certificate
2
Total84

In 2010 approximately 84 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Kent, Ohio

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