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Special Education Schools
In Riverside, California

In Riverside, there are 3 special education schools where special education faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Riverside, which includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Special Education Employment

Riverside 1,570
California 33,910

Exactly 1,570 of California's 17,410 special education professionals work in Riverside. The number of special education professionals in Riverside has shrunk by 47% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of special education professionals in Riverside has decreased, overall employment in Riverside has increased.

Riverside Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
2,990 3,450 3,370 3,670 1,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$56,407 $57,623 $59,200 $63,187 $67,130
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

As the number of special education professionals in Riverside has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $67,130 per year was earned by special education professionals in Riverside. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Riverside was $56,407 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Riverside is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Riverside

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90th percentile

Special education professionals make a median salary of $64,840 per year in Riverside. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,100 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 86% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Riverside

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Riverside


There are 3 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of Riverside's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In Riverside


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Riverside


Approximately 5 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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