Special Education Schools
In Salem, Oregon

There is only one special education school in Salem for faculty to choose from. The trends in Salem's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Associates degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Salem Vs. Oregon Special Education Employment

Salem 150
Oregon 3,420

Exactly 150 of the 1,550 special education professionals employed in Oregon, work in Salem. Between 2006 and 2010, in Salem, there has been a 42% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the number of special education professionals in Salem has decreased, overall employment in Salem has increased.

Salem Vs. Oregon Special Education employment growth

4,440 4,610 4,260 4,040 1,550
260 280 250 270 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Salem

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Salem

$48,165 $51,130 $54,000 $52,090 $57,500
$35,520 $36,670 $37,690 $39,140 $40,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Salem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Salem

In Salem, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Salem reportedly earned an average salary of $57,500 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Salem was $48,165 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Salem is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Salem

10th percentile
$43,120
25th percentile
$48,040
50th percentile
$56,470
75th percentile
$66,900
90th percentile
$73,750

Special education professionals make a median salary of $56,470 per year in Salem. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 71% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Salem

Early Childhood Education
$38,808
Special Education
$57,500
Elementary Education
$59,530
Teaching
$60,845
Speech Therapy
$67,110

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Salem

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Salem

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Salem

associate
14
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
17
Total31

Approximately 31 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Salem, Oregon

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