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Special Education Schools
In Taft, California

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Taft. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Taft, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Taft Vs. California Special Education Employment

Taft 440
California 33,910

Exactly 440 of the 17,410 special education professionals employed in California, work in Taft. Between 2006 and 2010, in Taft, there has been a 36% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the employment for special education professionals in Taft has decreased, overall employment in Taft has increased.

Taft Vs. California Special Education employment growth

36,400 34,580 35,530 35,170 17,410
690 830 590 610 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Taft

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Taft

$58,443 $56,897 $56,350 $62,747 $70,370
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Taft
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Taft

Salaries for special education professionals in Taft have increased. Taft special education professionals made $70,370 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Taft was $58,443 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Taft is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Taft

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Special education professionals in Taft earn a median salary of $70,170 per year. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 172% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Taft

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

Taft 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 Taft


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Taft

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Taft

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Special Education Faculty Salaries in Taft, California

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