Special Education Schools
In Valdez, Alaska

In Valdez, there is only one special education school where special education faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Valdez, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Associates degree in Special Education


Statistics

Professional Trends

Valdez Vs. Alaska Special Education Employment

Valdez 180
Alaska 1,600

Exactly 180 of Alaska's 640 special education professionals work in Valdez. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Valdez has shrunk by 63%. Overall employment in Valdez has also decreased.

Valdez Vs. Alaska Special Education employment growth

1,250 1,180 1,170 1,390 640
490 400 430 No data 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alaska
  • Dark Yellow: Valdez

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Valdez

$58,340 $57,107 $60,063 No data $58,840
$42,620 $45,230 $45,290 No data $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Valdez
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Valdez

As the number of special education professionals in Valdez has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Valdez reportedly earned an average salary of $58,840 per year. The average salary for special education professionals in Valdez was $58,340 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Valdez.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Valdez

10th percentile
$42,600
25th percentile
$50,340
50th percentile
$59,130
75th percentile
$67,430
90th percentile
$74,060

Special education professionals in Valdez earn a median salary of $59,130 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 74%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,600 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,060 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Valdez

Early Childhood Education
$51,010
Special Education
$58,840
Teaching
$62,150
Elementary Education
$66,770
Speech Therapy
$66,820

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Valdez

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Valdez

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Valdez's special education school offers one special education degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Valdez

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Approximately 2 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Valdez, Alaska

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