Special Education Schools
In Kearney, Nebraska

There is only one special education school in Kearney for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Kearney, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Special Education
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Professional Trends

Kearney Vs. Nebraska Special Education Employment

Kearney 180
Nebraska 2,970

Exactly 180 of the 1,590 special education professionals employed in Nebraska, work in Kearney. Between 2006 and 2010, in Kearney, there has been a 42% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the employment for special education professionals in Kearney has decreased, overall employment in Kearney has increased.

Kearney Vs. Nebraska Special Education employment growth

3,080 2,860 2,970 3,130 1,590
310 230 300 No data 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Kearney

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Kearney

$41,467 $43,317 $44,883 No data $46,870
$29,700 $30,450 $31,280 No data $33,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Kearney
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kearney

In Kearney, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $46,870 per year was earned by special education professionals in Kearney. The average salary for special education professionals in Kearney was $41,467 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Kearney is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Kearney

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Special education professionals in Kearney make a median yearly salary of $46,560. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 74%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,110 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Kearney

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Kearney


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Kearney


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Kearney


In 2010 approximately 26 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Kearney, Nebraska

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