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Special Education Schools
In Ellensburg, Washington

The city of Ellensburg has only one school where special education faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Ellensburg, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the special education bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Ellensburg Vs. Washington Special Education Employment

Ellensburg 100
Washington 5,450

Exactly 100 of Washington State's 2,740 special education professionals work in Ellensburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Ellensburg, there has been a 50% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the employment for special education professionals in Ellensburg has decreased, overall employment in Ellensburg has increased.

Ellensburg Vs. Washington Special Education employment growth

6,130 6,600 5,780 5,560 2,740
200 190 190 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Ellensburg

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Ellensburg

$48,640 $49,717 $50,077 No data $53,530
$33,100 $34,340 $35,450 No data $38,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Ellensburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ellensburg

In Ellensburg, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Ellensburg special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,530. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Ellensburg was $48,640 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Ellensburg.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Ellensburg

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Special education professionals make a median salary of $56,350 per year in Ellensburg. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 93% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Ellensburg

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Ellensburg


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Ellensburg


Ellensburg's special education school offers one special education degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Ellensburg


In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Ellensburg, Washington

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