Special Education Schools
In Santa Monica, California

The city of Santa Monica 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 Santa Monica, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Associates degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Monica Vs. California Special Education Employment

Santa Monica 5,410
California 33,910

Of the 17,410 special education professionals employed in California, 5,410 work in Santa Monica. There has been a 58% decline in the number of special education professionals in Santa Monica between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Santa Monica has increased.

Santa Monica Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
12,880 10,880 11,130 11,310 5,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Monica

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Santa Monica

$60,700 $59,137 $62,153 $62,837 $61,700
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Santa Monica
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Monica

In Santa Monica, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $61,700 per year was earned by special education professionals in Santa Monica. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Santa Monica made an average salary of $60,700 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Santa Monica is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Santa Monica

10th percentile
$42,520
25th percentile
$48,510
50th percentile
$61,330
75th percentile
$75,300
90th percentile
$83,830

Santa Monica special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,330. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 97%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,520 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $83,830 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Santa Monica

Early Childhood Education
$51,993
Special Education
$61,700
Elementary Education
$72,135
Teaching
$81,359
Speech Therapy
$81,550

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Santa Monica

1

There is only one accredited special education school in the city. Many of Santa Monica's special education professionals are graduates of this school.

Special Education Programs Offered In Santa Monica

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in special education offered by Santa Monica's special education school.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Santa Monica

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
8
Total8

Approximately 8 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Santa Monica, California

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