Special Education Schools
In New York City, New York

Special Education faculty can choose to work at one of 8 special education schools in New York City. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of New York City, which encompasses 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

New York City Vs. New York Special Education Employment

New York City 13,770
New York 51,480

Of the 24,680 special education professionals employed in New York, 13,770 work in New York City. The number of special education professionals in New York City has grown by 40% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for special education professionals in New York City has increased, overall employment in New York City has also increased.

New York City Vs. New York Special Education employment growth

35,420 46,080 47,780 47,530 24,680
9,840 24,370 25,310 25,220 13,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: New York City

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in New York City

No data $65,377 $67,723 $68,943 $68,250
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in New York City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New York City

In 2010 New York City special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $68,250. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in New York City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in New York City

10th percentile
$43,300
25th percentile
$50,930
50th percentile
$62,020
75th percentile
$85,650
90th percentile
$104,970

Special education professionals in New York City earn a median salary of $62,020 per year. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 142% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in New York City

Early Childhood Education
$64,823
Special Education
$68,250
Speech Therapy
$84,270
Elementary Education
$84,913
Teaching
$90,868

New York City 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 New York City

8

Many of New York City's special education professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited special education schools in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In New York City

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
22
doctor
7
Certificate
7
Total39

There are a total of 39 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by New York City's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In New York City

associate
0
bachelor
241
master
569
doctor
25
Certificate
70
Total905

In 2010 approximately 905 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in New York City, New York

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