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Special Education Schools
In Athens, Ohio

There is only one special education school in Athens for faculty to choose from. The trends in Athens' special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Ohio Special Education Employment

Athens 300
Ohio 21,500

Of the 8,260 special education professionals employed in Ohio, 300 work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Athens has shrunk by 79%. Overall employment in Athens has increased.

Athens Vs. Ohio Special Education employment growth

24,950 24,500 24,930 22,080 8,260
1,460 1,450 1,390 No data 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$43,620 $45,360 $46,023 No data $51,460
$33,000 $34,560 $34,870 No data $35,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

As the number of special education professionals in Athens has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Athens special education professionals made $51,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Athens was $43,620 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Athens

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Special education professionals in Athens earn a median salary of $51,550 per year. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,060 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Athens

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Athens


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Athens


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Athens' special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Athens


Approximately 61 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Athens, Ohio

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