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Special Education Schools
In Topeka, Kansas

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Topeka. The trends in Topeka's special education academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes special education training at the special education masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Topeka Vs. Kansas Special Education Employment

Topeka 180
Kansas 4,570

Of the 2,380 special education professionals employed in Kansas, 180 work in Topeka. Between 2006 and 2010, in Topeka, there has been a 33% decline in the number of special education professionals. Overall employment in Topeka has increased.

Topeka Vs. Kansas Special Education employment growth

4,110 4,220 4,600 4,820 2,380
270 320 410 420 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Topeka

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Topeka

$41,513 $42,523 $48,490 $49,613 $49,990
$35,320 $36,780 $37,980 $38,200 $38,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Topeka
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Topeka

In Topeka, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Topeka special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,990. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Topeka was $41,513 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Topeka is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Topeka

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Topeka special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,590. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,320 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Topeka

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Topeka


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Topeka


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Topeka


Approximately 5 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Topeka, Kansas

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