Special Education Schools
In Valdosta, Georgia

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Valdosta. The trends in Valdosta'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

Valdosta Vs. Georgia Special Education Employment

Valdosta 120
Georgia 20,480

Of the 9,610 special education professionals employed in Georgia, 120 work in Valdosta. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Valdosta has grown by 300%. As the employment for special education professionals in Valdosta has increased, overall employment in Valdosta has also increased.

Valdosta Vs. Georgia Special Education employment growth

13,970 14,940 18,400 20,260 9,610
30 No data 260 270 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Valdosta

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Valdosta

$49,250 No data $50,020 $50,383 $49,230
$29,870 $30,490 $30,470 $31,640 $32,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Valdosta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Valdosta

In Valdosta, salaries for special education professionals have decreased. Valdosta special education professionals made $49,230 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Valdosta was $49,250 per year. The decline in the salary of special education professionals in Valdosta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Valdosta

10th percentile
$33,840
25th percentile
$40,950
50th percentile
$49,200
75th percentile
$58,130
90th percentile
$67,180

Special education professionals in Valdosta make a median yearly salary of $49,200. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,840 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 99% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Valdosta

Early Childhood Education
$43,690
Special Education
$49,230
Teaching
$58,062
Elementary Education
$58,275
Speech Therapy
$66,160

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Valdosta

1

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

Special Education Programs Offered In Valdosta

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

Valdosta's special education schools offer 3 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Valdosta

associate
0
bachelor
36
master
129
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total166

Approximately 166 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Valdosta, Georgia

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