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Special Education Schools
In Union, New Jersey

Special Education faculty can choose to work at only one special education school in Union. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education education in Union, which includes special education training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Union Vs. New Jersey Special Education Employment

Union 2,490
New Jersey 21,830

Exactly 2,490 of New Jersey's 11,660 special education professionals work in Union. The number of special education professionals in Union has shrunk by 49% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for special education professionals in Union has decreased, overall employment in Union has increased.

Union Vs. New Jersey Special Education employment growth

19,570 19,830 20,530 21,240 11,660
4,850 4,600 4,460 4,540 2,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Union

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Union

$59,713 $60,340 $63,307 $66,380 $67,060
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Union
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Union

Salaries for special education professionals in Union have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $67,060 per year was earned by special education professionals in Union. The average salary for special education professionals in Union was $59,713 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of special education professionals in Union is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Union

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

Union special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,230. The difference in pay between the special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 132%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,340 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $98,140 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Union

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

On average special education professionals in Union earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Union.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Union


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Union


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Union's special education schools.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Union


In 2010 approximately 217 students completed special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Union, New Jersey

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