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Special Education Schools
In Cupertino, California

The city of Cupertino has only one school where special education faculty can find employment. The trends in Cupertino's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the special education certificate level.


Professional Trends

Cupertino Vs. California Special Education Employment

Cupertino 740
California 33,910

Exactly 740 of California's 17,410 special education professionals work in Cupertino. Between 2006 and 2010, in Cupertino, there has been a 26% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the employment for special education professionals in Cupertino has decreased, overall employment in Cupertino has also decreased.

Cupertino Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
1,000 1,320 1,350 1,250 740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Cupertino

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Cupertino

$56,010 $59,797 $62,507 $67,240 $65,070
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Cupertino
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cupertino

As the number of special education professionals in Cupertino has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Cupertino special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,070. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Cupertino made an average salary of $56,010 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Cupertino.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Cupertino

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Special education professionals make a median salary of $65,900 per year in Cupertino. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,450 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $87,650 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Cupertino

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Cupertino


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Cupertino


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Cupertino


Approximately 7 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Cupertino, California

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