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Special Education Schools
In Cleveland, Ohio

There is only one special education school in Cleveland 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 Cleveland, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Cleveland Vs. Ohio Special Education Employment

Cleveland 1,350
Ohio 21,500

Exactly 1,350 of Ohio's 8,260 special education professionals work in Cleveland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Cleveland, there has been a 73% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the employment for special education professionals in Cleveland has decreased, overall employment in Cleveland has increased.

Cleveland Vs. Ohio Special Education employment growth

24,950 24,500 24,930 22,080 8,260
4,970 4,660 4,830 3,710 1,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Cleveland

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Cleveland

$59,040 $60,317 $59,940 $56,597 $53,680
$39,640 $40,780 $41,790 $41,930 $42,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Cleveland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cleveland

In Cleveland, salaries for special education professionals have decreased. In 2010 Cleveland special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,680. Special education professionals in Cleveland made a yearly average salary of $59,040, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of special education professionals in Cleveland is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Cleveland

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Special education professionals make a median salary of $55,800 per year in Cleveland. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,160 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 182% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Cleveland

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

Cleveland special education professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Cleveland


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Cleveland


Cleveland's special education schools offer 2 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Cleveland


Approximately 16 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Cleveland, Ohio

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