Special Education Schools
In Lincoln, Nebraska

The city of Lincoln has 2 schools where special education faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Lincoln, 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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Special Education Employment

Lincoln 210
Nebraska 2,970

Exactly 210 of Nebraska's 1,590 special education professionals work in Lincoln. The number of special education professionals in Lincoln has shrunk by 77% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for special education professionals in Lincoln has decreased, overall employment in Lincoln has also decreased.

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Special Education employment growth

3,080 2,860 2,970 3,130 1,590
920 No data 670 680 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$39,103 No data $46,500 $47,517 $67,570
$35,110 $35,970 $37,060 $37,730 $39,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of special education professionals in Lincoln has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Lincoln special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $67,570. The average salary for special education professionals in Lincoln was $39,103 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lincoln.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Lincoln

10th percentile
$48,510
25th percentile
$54,600
50th percentile
$65,640
75th percentile
$79,630
90th percentile
$94,550

Special education professionals in Lincoln make a median yearly salary of $65,640. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,510 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Early Childhood Education
$32,685
Special Education
$67,570
Teaching
$75,072
Speech Therapy
$75,210
Elementary Education
$80,185

Special education professional salaries in Lincoln are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Lincoln

2

Many of Lincoln's special education professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited special education schools in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In Lincoln

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Lincoln

associate
0
bachelor
28
master
20
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total49

Approximately 49 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Nebraska

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