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Special Education Schools
In Fresno, California

Special Education faculty can choose to work at one of 3 special education schools in Fresno. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Fresno, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fresno Vs. California Special Education Employment

Fresno 500
California 33,910

Exactly 500 of California's 17,410 special education professionals work in Fresno. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Fresno has shrunk by 21%. As the employment for special education professionals in Fresno has decreased, overall employment in Fresno has also decreased.

Fresno Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
630 1,290 1,660 1,210 500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fresno

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Fresno

$55,440 $58,937 $57,337 $60,577 $64,020
$37,060 $38,180 $39,920 $40,460 $41,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Fresno
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fresno

In Fresno, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Fresno special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,020. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Fresno made an average salary of $55,440 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fresno.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Fresno

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Special education professionals in Fresno make a median yearly salary of $63,980. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,360 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 76% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Fresno

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Fresno


There are 3 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of Fresno's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In Fresno


Fresno's special education schools offer 5 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Fresno


Approximately 43 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Fresno, California

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