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Special Education Schools
In Rochester, New York

In Rochester, there are 4 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 Rochester, which includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Special Education Employment

Rochester 1,710
New York 51,480

Exactly 1,710 of New York's 24,680 special education professionals work in Rochester. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Rochester has shrunk by 50%. As the number of special education professionals in Rochester has decreased, overall employment in Rochester has increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Special Education employment growth

35,420 46,080 47,780 47,530 24,680
3,430 3,280 3,260 3,410 1,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$54,667 $58,227 $58,563 $56,387 $54,280
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

Salaries for special education professionals in Rochester have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,280 per year was earned by special education professionals in Rochester. Special education professionals in Rochester made a yearly average salary of $54,667, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of special education professionals in Rochester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Rochester

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Special education professionals in Rochester make a median yearly salary of $52,140. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,680 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 95% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Rochester

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Speech Therapy
Elementary Education

Rochester 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 Rochester


There are 4 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of Rochester's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In Rochester


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Rochester's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Rochester


Approximately 168 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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