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Special Education Schools
In Sacramento, California

In Sacramento, there is only one special education school where special education faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Sacramento, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Special Education Employment

Sacramento 930
California 33,910

Of the 17,410 special education professionals employed in California, 930 work in Sacramento. Between 2006 and 2010, in Sacramento, there has been a 37% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the number of special education professionals in Sacramento has decreased, overall employment in Sacramento has also decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
1,470 1,790 1,980 1,790 930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$54,717 $57,553 $60,767 $62,007 $58,220
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

As the number of special education professionals in Sacramento has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 special education professionals in Sacramento reportedly earned an average salary of $58,220 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Sacramento was $54,717 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Sacramento.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Sacramento

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

Sacramento special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,950. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,690 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $79,910 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Sacramento


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Sacramento

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Sacramento's special education school offers one special education degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Sacramento

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Special Education Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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