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Special Education Schools
In Charleston, Illinois

In Charleston, 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 Charleston, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. Illinois Special Education Employment

Charleston 230
Illinois 23,340

Of the 9,900 special education professionals employed in Illinois, 230 work in Charleston. The number of special education professionals in Charleston has shrunk by 68% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for special education professionals in Charleston has decreased, overall employment in Charleston has increased.

Charleston Vs. Illinois Special Education employment growth

30,540 26,010 5,430 22,660 9,900
730 480 410 No data 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

$40,430 $41,183 $44,180 No data $38,810
$31,220 $32,250 $33,830 No data $35,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

In Charleston, salaries for special education professionals have decreased. In 2010 Charleston special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $38,810. The average salary for special education professionals in Charleston was $40,430 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of special education professionals in Charleston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Charleston

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Special education professionals make a median salary of $37,350 per year in Charleston. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,120 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,320 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Charleston

Special Education
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Charleston


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Charleston


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Charleston


Approximately 71 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Charleston, Illinois

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