Special Education Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

There are 3 special education schools in Norfolk for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Norfolk, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Special Education
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Special Education Employment

Norfolk 1,310
Virginia 14,620

Exactly 1,310 of Virginia's 6,860 special education professionals work in Norfolk. There has been a 28% decline in the number of special education professionals in Norfolk between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Norfolk has increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Special Education employment growth

16,100 15,800 15,660 15,020 6,860
1,830 2,590 2,570 2,750 1,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$44,773 $45,043 $47,063 $56,150 $59,400
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

As the number of special education professionals in Norfolk has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Norfolk reportedly earned an average salary of $59,400 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Norfolk made an average salary of $44,773 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Norfolk is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Norfolk

10th percentile
$40,520
25th percentile
$47,120
50th percentile
$56,890
75th percentile
$69,880
90th percentile
$85,770

Special education professionals in Norfolk make a median yearly salary of $56,890. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,770 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Early Childhood Education
$44,125
Special Education
$59,400
Elementary Education
$60,773
Teaching
$65,386
Speech Therapy
$71,700

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Norfolk

3

There are 3 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of Norfolk's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In Norfolk

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Norfolk's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Norfolk

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
83
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total86

Approximately 86 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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