Special Education Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

Special Education faculty can choose to work at one of 3 special education schools in Springfield. The trends in Springfield'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
  • Bachelors degree in Special Education
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Special Education Employment

Springfield 240
Missouri 11,480

Exactly 240 of the 5,110 special education professionals employed in Missouri, work in Springfield. The number of special education professionals in Springfield has shrunk by 73% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for special education professionals in Springfield has decreased, overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Special Education employment growth

11,960 13,090 12,960 13,660 5,110
890 960 760 860 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$36,820 $38,590 $41,323 $42,240 $47,050
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of special education professionals in Springfield has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Springfield reportedly earned an average salary of $47,050 per year. Special education professionals in Springfield made a yearly average salary of $36,820, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Springfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$30,570
25th percentile
$35,050
50th percentile
$43,710
75th percentile
$58,480
90th percentile
$69,670

Special education professionals make a median salary of $43,710 per year in Springfield. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,670 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Springfield

Early Childhood Education
$36,750
Special Education
$47,050
Elementary Education
$53,938
Teaching
$55,443
Speech Therapy
$72,630

On average special education professionals in Springfield earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Springfield.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Springfield

3

Many of Springfield's special education professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited special education schools in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Springfield's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
41
doctor
0
Certificate
9
Total67

In 2010 approximately 67 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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