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Special Education Schools
In Pittsburg, Kansas

The city of Pittsburg has only one school where special education faculty can find employment. The trends in Pittsburg's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the special education masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Pittsburg Vs. Kansas Special Education Employment

Pittsburg 870
Kansas 4,570

Exactly 870 of Kansas' 2,380 special education professionals work in Pittsburg. There has been a 50% decline in the number of special education professionals in Pittsburg between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Pittsburg has increased.

Pittsburg Vs. Kansas Special Education employment growth

4,110 4,220 4,600 4,820 2,380
1,730 1,770 2,100 No data 870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburg

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburg

$35,850 $37,123 $41,047 No data $43,320
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Pittsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburg

Salaries for special education professionals in Pittsburg have increased. In 2010 Pittsburg special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,320. Special education professionals in Pittsburg made a yearly average salary of $35,850, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pittsburg.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Pittsburg

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Pittsburg special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $43,170. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,230 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 67% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Pittsburg

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Pittsburg


There is one degree and certificate program in special education offered by Pittsburg's special education school.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Pittsburg


Approximately 25 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Pittsburg, Kansas

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