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Special Education Schools
In Hobbs, New Mexico

In Hobbs, there is only one special education school where special education faculty can find employment. The trends in Hobbs' special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Hobbs Vs. New Mexico Special Education Employment

Hobbs 350
New Mexico 3,330

Exactly 350 of New Mexico's 1,580 special education professionals work in Hobbs. The number of special education professionals in Hobbs has shrunk by 44% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Hobbs has increased.

Hobbs Vs. New Mexico Special Education employment growth

4,360 4,890 3,750 3,670 1,580
620 920 830 No data 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Hobbs

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Hobbs

$43,537 $46,313 $48,483 No data $47,170
$29,990 $31,210 $33,090 No data $35,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Hobbs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hobbs

In Hobbs, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Hobbs reportedly earned an average salary of $47,170 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Hobbs was $43,537 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Hobbs.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Hobbs

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Special education professionals in Hobbs make a median yearly salary of $46,790. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,630 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $59,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Hobbs

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Hobbs


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Hobbs


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Hobbs


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Hobbs, New Mexico

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