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Special Education Schools
In Cheney, Washington

The city of Cheney has only one school where special education faculty can find employment. The trends in Cheney'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:


Professional Trends

Cheney Vs. Washington Special Education Employment

Cheney 230
Washington 5,450

Exactly 230 of the 2,740 special education professionals employed in Washington State, work in Cheney. There has been a 39% decline in the number of special education professionals in Cheney between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of special education professionals in Cheney has decreased, overall employment in Cheney has increased.

Cheney Vs. Washington Special Education employment growth

6,130 6,600 5,780 5,560 2,740
380 530 520 430 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Cheney

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Cheney

$46,475 $48,660 $50,473 $54,400 $54,680
$36,050 $37,350 $39,510 $41,010 $42,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Cheney
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cheney

Salaries for special education professionals in Cheney have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,680 per year was earned by special education professionals in Cheney. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Cheney was $46,475 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Cheney.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Cheney

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Cheney special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,080. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 84%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,190 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Cheney

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Speech Therapy
Elementary Education

Special education professional salaries in Cheney are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Cheney


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Cheney


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Cheney


In 2010 approximately 25 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Cheney, Washington

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