Special Education Schools
In Palos Heights, Illinois

The city of Palos Heights has only one school where special education faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Palos Heights, which includes special education training at the special education bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois Special Education Employment

Palos Heights 5,010
Illinois 23,340

Of the 9,900 special education professionals employed in Illinois, 5,010 work in Palos Heights. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Palos Heights has shrunk by 72%. As the employment for special education professionals in Palos Heights has decreased, overall employment in Palos Heights has increased.

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois Special Education employment growth

30,540 26,010 5,430 22,660 9,900
17,770 14,770 11,000 11,720 5,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palos Heights

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Palos Heights

$57,710 $62,833 $62,807 $61,843 $59,340
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Palos Heights
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Heights

In Palos Heights, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Palos Heights special education professionals made $59,340 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Palos Heights made an average salary of $57,710 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Palos Heights is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Palos Heights

10th percentile
$38,800
25th percentile
$45,970
50th percentile
$56,890
75th percentile
$70,030
90th percentile
$87,770

Special education professionals in Palos Heights make a median yearly salary of $56,890. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 126% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Palos Heights

Early Childhood Education
$51,440
Special Education
$59,340
Teaching
$63,319
Speech Therapy
$69,780
Elementary Education
$72,043

Palos Heights 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 Palos Heights

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Palos Heights

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in special education offered by Palos Heights' special education school.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Palos Heights

associate
0
bachelor
15
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Palos Heights, Illinois

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