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Special Education Professors in New York

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5.1% Jobs Projection
$77,400 Median Salary
1,330 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Special Education Professors in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Special Education Professors in New York is growing faster than average.

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

How Many Special Education Professors Work in New York?

In New York, there were 17,420 people working as Special Education Professors in the year 2018.

There were 16,880 Special Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 540 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Special Education Professors in NY Employment Trend

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

Special Education Professors in NY vs. the Average State

Job Projections for New York

Jobs for Special Education Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 5.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.4%.

Job Projections for Special Education Professors: Nation vs. NY

New York Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 1,330 annual job openings, and 18,330 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 New York?

In 2018 wages for Special Education Professors ranged from $50,060 to $129,410 with $77,400 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Special Education Professors Earnings: NY vs. National Average

Top New York 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
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 16,410 $80,750
Rochester, NY 1,330 $65,600
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY 1,030 $61,850
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 570 $69,870
Syracuse, NY 360 $72,330
Utica-Rome, NY 210 $57,090
Glens Falls, NY 120 $66,660
Watertown-Fort Drum, NY 110 $69,740
Binghamton, NY 100 $61,460
Kingston, NY 90 $84,440

Top States for Special Education Professors Employment

The table below shows the states 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

Discover similar careers:

Occupation NY Employment Total
Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 18,790
Special Education Teachers, Middle School 10,970
Special Education Teachers, Preschool 4,860

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