Special Education Schools
In Orono, Maine

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Orono. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Orono, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Special Education Certificate
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Professional Trends

Orono Vs. Maine Special Education Employment

Orono 170
Maine 3,100

Exactly 170 of Maine's 1,800 special education professionals work in Orono. Between 2006 and 2010, in Orono, there has been a 26% decline in the number of special education professionals. Overall employment in Orono has increased.

Orono Vs. Maine Special Education employment growth

2,800 3,070 3,200 3,100 1,800
230 250 290 220 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Orono

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Orono

$40,350 $43,387 $44,007 $47,077 $42,170
$34,330 $35,480 $36,470 $37,230 $38,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Orono
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Orono

As the number of special education professionals in Orono has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Orono special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,170. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Orono made an average salary of $40,350 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Orono is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Orono

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Special education professionals in Orono make a median yearly salary of $40,850. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,680 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,040 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Orono

Special Education
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Orono


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Orono


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Orono


Approximately 26 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Orono, Maine

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