Special Education Schools
In San Diego, California

In San Diego, there are 2 special education schools where special education faculty can find employment. The trends in San Diego'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
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Special Education Employment

San Diego 1,240
California 33,910

Exactly 1,240 of California's 17,410 special education professionals work in San Diego. There has been a 48% decline in the number of special education professionals in San Diego between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of special education professionals in San Diego has decreased, overall employment in San Diego has increased.

San Diego Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
2,380 2,380 2,290 2,250 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$68,133 $67,497 $70,403 $72,490 $71,520
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

Salaries for special education professionals in San Diego have increased. San Diego special education professionals made $71,520 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in San Diego made an average salary of $68,133 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in San Diego is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in San Diego

10th percentile
$46,580
25th percentile
$57,250
50th percentile
$70,760
75th percentile
$85,850
90th percentile
$99,870

San Diego special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,760. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,580 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $99,870 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in San Diego

Early Childhood Education
$52,643
Special Education
$71,520
Elementary Education
$79,830
Teaching
$80,085
Speech Therapy
$87,440

San Diego 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 San Diego

2

There are 2 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of San Diego's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In San Diego

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In San Diego

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
38
doctor
0
Certificate
24
Total62

In 2010 approximately 62 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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