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Special Education Professors in Connecticut

Is Connecticut a good place for you to work as a Special Education Professor?

-3% Jobs Projection
$77,350 Median Salary
120 Job Openings

While jobs for Special Education Professors in Connecticut are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.

  • Employment for Special Education Professors in Connecticut is expected to decrease.

  • Special Education Professors in Connecticut earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Special Education Professors Work in Connecticut?

In Connecticut, there were 1,660 people working as Special Education Professors in the year 2018.

There were 1,800 Special Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,350 Special Education Professors working in it, which means Connecticut has more Special Education Professors than average.


Job Projections for Connecticut

Jobs for Special Education Professors in this state are declining at a rate of 3.1% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.4%.


Connecticut Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 120 annual job openings, and 1,850 total jobs in 2026 for Special Education Professors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 10,500 annual jobs and 141,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Special Education Professors Make in Connecticut?

In 2018 wages for Special Education Professors ranged from $45,800 to $109,090 with $77,350 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Connecticut is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Connecticut Metros for Special Education Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Special Education Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Springfield, MA-CT 570 $75,550
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 560 $74,420
Worcester, MA-CT 430 $71,020
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 400 $87,650
New Haven, CT 320 $63,210
Danbury, CT 120 $89,810
Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI 90 $77,020
Waterbury, CT 80 $74,510

Top States for Special Education Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Special Education Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 17,420 $77,400
Texas 12,970 $57,960
California 10,520 $83,650
Pennsylvania 8,510 $61,250
Illinois 8,440 $64,850
Ohio 6,350 $58,990
New Jersey 6,290 $73,820
Minnesota 4,910 $61,920
Florida 4,660 $51,610
Massachusetts 4,630 $74,110
North Carolina 4,350 $48,070
Virginia 4,110 $57,770
Georgia 3,410 $57,670
Tennessee 3,360 $52,780
Missouri 2,890 $45,420
Louisiana 2,850 $51,750
Arizona 2,390 $47,990
Colorado 2,290 $52,700
Kentucky 2,280 $54,930
Maryland 2,150 $69,510

Below are the states where Special Education Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $83,650
Oregon $79,600
New York $77,400
Connecticut $77,350
Alaska $76,220
Rhode Island $75,350
Massachusetts $74,110
New Jersey $73,820
District of Columbia $71,550
Maryland $69,510

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