Special Education Schools
In Olathe, Kansas

In Olathe, there is only one special education school where special education faculty can find employment. The trends in Olathe's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the special education masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Olathe Vs. Kansas Special Education Employment

Olathe 2,180
Kansas 4,570

Exactly 2,180 of Kansas' 2,380 special education professionals work in Olathe. There has been a 38% decline in the number of special education professionals in Olathe between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of special education professionals in Olathe has decreased, overall employment in Olathe has increased.

Olathe Vs. Kansas Special Education employment growth

4,110 4,220 4,600 4,820 2,380
3,510 3,960 3,850 3,930 2,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Olathe

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Olathe

$43,510 $45,957 $48,583 $48,597 $48,840
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Olathe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Olathe

As the number of special education professionals in Olathe has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Olathe special education professionals made $48,840 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Olathe made an average salary of $43,510 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Olathe is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Olathe

10th percentile
$32,240
25th percentile
$38,040
50th percentile
$46,160
75th percentile
$57,190
90th percentile
$70,250

Special education professionals in Olathe make a median yearly salary of $46,160. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 118% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Olathe

Early Childhood Education
$41,850
Special Education
$48,840
Elementary Education
$58,068
Teaching
$59,296
Speech Therapy
$60,310

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Olathe

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Olathe

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Olathe's special education school offers one special education degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Olathe

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Olathe, Kansas

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