Special Education Schools
In Tampa, Florida

Special Education faculty can choose to work at one of 2 special education schools in Tampa. The trends in Tampa's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Special Education
  • Bachelors degree in Special Education
  • Masters degree in Special Education


Professional Trends

Tampa Vs. Florida Special Education Employment

Tampa 1,820
Florida 19,350

Exactly 1,820 of the 10,460 special education professionals employed in Florida, work in Tampa. Overall employment in Tampa has also increased.

Tampa Vs. Florida Special Education employment growth

20,140 22,310 22,070 19,700 10,460
No data 3,560 3,600 3,330 1,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tampa

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Tampa

No data $54,160 $54,937 $54,793 $57,740
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Tampa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tampa

In 2010 Tampa special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,740. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Tampa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Tampa

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Special education professionals make a median salary of $56,690 per year in Tampa. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,070 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 96% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Tampa

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Tampa


There are 2 accredited special education schools in the city. Many of Tampa's special education professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Special Education Programs Offered In Tampa


Tampa's special education schools offer 7 special education degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Tampa


Approximately 64 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Tampa, Florida

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