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Special Education Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

In Lexington, there is only one special education school where special education faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Lexington, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Special Education Employment

Lexington 270
Kentucky 7,520

Exactly 270 of Kentucky's 3,580 special education professionals work in Lexington. As the number of special education professionals in Lexington has increased, overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Special Education employment growth

6,850 7,090 7,370 7,420 3,580
No data 620 620 620 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

No data $42,887 $45,463 $46,473 $47,570
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

Lexington special education professionals made $47,570 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Lexington

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Special education professionals in Lexington make a median yearly salary of $47,570. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 64%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,420 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Lexington

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Lexington


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Lexington


Lexington's special education schools offer 3 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 31 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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