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Special Education Schools
In Long Beach, California

There are 2 special education schools in Long Beach for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Long Beach, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Special Education Employment

Long Beach 5,410
California 33,910

Exactly 5,410 of the 17,410 special education professionals employed in California, work in Long Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Long Beach, there has been a 58% decline in the number of special education professionals. Overall employment in Long Beach has increased.

Long Beach Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
12,880 10,880 11,130 11,310 5,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Long Beach

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$60,700 $59,137 $62,153 $62,837 $61,700
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

In Long Beach, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Long Beach special education professionals made $61,700 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for special education professionals in Long Beach was $60,700 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Long Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Long Beach

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90th percentile

Long Beach special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,330. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,830 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Long Beach

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Long Beach


Many of Long Beach's special education professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited special education schools in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In Long Beach


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Long Beach


In 2010 approximately 24 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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