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Special Education Schools
In Towson, Maryland

In Towson, 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 Towson, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Towson Vs. Maryland Special Education Employment

Towson 2,190
Maryland 9,830

Exactly 2,190 of the 4,040 special education professionals employed in Maryland, work in Towson. There has been a 51% decline in the number of special education professionals in Towson between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Towson has increased.

Towson Vs. Maryland Special Education employment growth

8,870 9,860 10,420 10,360 4,040
4,440 5,070 5,280 4,740 2,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Towson

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Towson

$51,967 $55,643 $58,010 $59,007 $61,280
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Towson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Towson

In Towson, salaries for special education professionals have increased. Towson special education professionals made $61,280 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Towson was $51,967 per year. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Towson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Towson

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Special education professionals make a median salary of $59,840 per year in Towson. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,630 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $86,600 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Towson

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

Towson 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 Towson


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Towson


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Towson


Approximately 39 students completed special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Towson, Maryland

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