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Special Education Schools
In Jonesboro, Arkansas

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


Professional Trends

Jonesboro Vs. Arkansas Special Education Employment

Jonesboro 90
Arkansas 3,440

Exactly 90 of Arkansas' 1,620 special education professionals work in Jonesboro. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jonesboro, there has been a 10% decline in the number of special education professionals. Overall employment in Jonesboro has increased.

Jonesboro Vs. Arkansas Special Education employment growth

3,270 3,480 3,360 3,360 1,620
100 150 110 180 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arkansas
  • Dark Yellow: Jonesboro

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Jonesboro

$39,605 $41,203 $42,115 $43,257 $42,650
$28,390 $30,120 $31,300 $32,550 $33,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Jonesboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jonesboro

In Jonesboro, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Jonesboro special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,650. The average salary for special education professionals in Jonesboro was $39,605 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Jonesboro.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Jonesboro

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Jonesboro special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,540. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 50%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,160 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $51,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Jonesboro

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

Jonesboro special education professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Jonesboro


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Jonesboro


Jonesboro's special education schools offer 2 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Jonesboro


Approximately 34 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Jonesboro, Arkansas

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