Special Education Schools
In Ruston, Louisiana

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Ruston. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Ruston, which includes special education training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Special Education Employment

Ruston 220
Louisiana 9,630

Of the 3,990 special education professionals employed in Louisiana, 220 work in Ruston. The number of special education professionals in Ruston has shrunk by 59% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of special education professionals in Ruston has decreased, overall employment in Ruston has also decreased.

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Special Education employment growth

9,340 9,020 9,560 9,760 3,990
540 490 530 No data 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Ruston

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Ruston

$35,313 $37,400 $39,825 No data $44,680
$28,130 $29,380 $30,820 No data $33,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Ruston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ruston

In Ruston, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Ruston special education professionals made $44,680 per year, on average, in 2010. Special education professionals in Ruston made a yearly average salary of $35,313, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Ruston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Ruston

10th percentile
$33,830
25th percentile
$38,060
50th percentile
$44,510
75th percentile
$51,410
90th percentile
$57,030

Special education professionals in Ruston earn a median salary of $44,510 per year. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 69%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,830 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $57,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Ruston

Early Childhood Education
$37,503
Special Education
$44,680
Elementary Education
$48,760
Teaching
$54,243
Speech Therapy
$79,810

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Ruston

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Ruston

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Ruston's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Ruston

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Ruston, Louisiana

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