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Special Education Schools
In Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Special Education faculty can choose to work at one of 2 special education schools in Hattiesburg. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Hattiesburg, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Special Education Employment

Hattiesburg 90
Mississippi 3,400

Exactly 90 of the 1,520 special education professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Hattiesburg. The number of special education professionals in Hattiesburg has shrunk by 10% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for special education professionals in Hattiesburg has decreased, overall employment in Hattiesburg has increased.

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Special Education employment growth

4,020 3,650 3,880 3,640 1,520
100 140 220 180 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Hattiesburg

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Hattiesburg

$39,730 $40,670 $41,963 $40,740 $42,700
$30,000 $30,920 $32,230 $32,600 $33,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Hattiesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hattiesburg

Salaries for special education professionals in Hattiesburg have increased. Hattiesburg special education professionals made $42,700 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for special education professionals in Hattiesburg was $39,730 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Hattiesburg.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Hattiesburg

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90th percentile

Special education professionals make a median salary of $37,560 per year in Hattiesburg. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,310 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 169% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Hattiesburg

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

On average special education professional salaries in Hattiesburg are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Hattiesburg


There are 2 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of Hattiesburg's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In Hattiesburg


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Hattiesburg's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Hattiesburg


Approximately 78 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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