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Special Education Schools
In Berkeley, California

There is only one special education school in Berkeley for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Berkeley, which encompasses special education training at the special education phd degree level.


Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Special Education Employment

Berkeley 1,320
California 33,910

Exactly 1,320 of California's 17,410 special education professionals work in Berkeley. Between 2006 and 2010, in Berkeley, there has been a 55% decline in the number of special education professionals. Overall employment in Berkeley has increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
2,920 2,160 2,550 2,540 1,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$56,387 $57,513 $62,457 $66,663 $62,620
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

Salaries for special education professionals in Berkeley have increased. In 2010 Berkeley special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $62,620. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Berkeley made an average salary of $56,387 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Berkeley.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Berkeley

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Special education professionals make a median salary of $61,800 per year in Berkeley. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 87%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,290 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,800 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Berkeley

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Berkeley


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Berkeley


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Berkeley


In 2010 approximately 1 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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