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Special Education Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

There is only one special education school in Tempe for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in special education in the city of Tempe, which encompasses special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Special Education Employment

Tempe 1,850
Arizona 5,310

Of the 3,260 special education professionals employed in Arizona, 1,850 work in Tempe. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of special education professionals in Tempe has shrunk by 26%. As the employment for special education professionals in Tempe has decreased, overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Special Education employment growth

4,420 4,810 4,820 5,390 3,260
2,510 2,740 2,670 2,950 1,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$39,713 $41,450 $43,620 $45,373 $43,850
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

As the number of special education professionals in Tempe has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,850 per year was earned by special education professionals in Tempe. Four years earlier in 2006, special education professionals in Tempe made an average salary of $39,713 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tempe.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Tempe

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Tempe special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,440. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,170 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Tempe

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

Tempe 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 Tempe


Many of Tempe's special education professionals are graduates of the only accredited special education school in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In Tempe


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 226 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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