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Special Education Schools
In Yankton, South Dakota

There is only one special education school in Yankton 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 Yankton, which encompasses special education training at the special education bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Yankton Vs. South Dakota Special Education Employment

Yankton 190
South Dakota 1,400

Exactly 190 of South Dakota's 660 special education professionals work in Yankton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Yankton, there has been a 47% decline in the number of special education professionals. As the number of special education professionals in Yankton has decreased, overall employment in Yankton has also decreased.

Yankton Vs. South Dakota Special Education employment growth

1,320 1,480 1,370 1,380 660
360 370 430 No data 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Yankton

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Yankton

$32,960 $33,760 $34,827 No data $36,520
$28,800 $29,670 $30,750 No data $32,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Yankton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Yankton

As the number of special education professionals in Yankton has shrunk, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $36,520 per year was earned by special education professionals in Yankton. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for special education professionals in Yankton was $32,960 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Yankton.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Yankton

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Yankton special education professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,070. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,990 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 58% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Yankton

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Speech Therapy
Elementary Education

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

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Yankton


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

Special Education Programs Offered In Yankton


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

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Yankton


Approximately 9 students graduated from special education courses in 2010.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Yankton, South Dakota

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