Human Services Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

Human Services faculty can choose to work at one of 4 human services schools in Atlanta. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of human services and human services education in Atlanta, which includes human services training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Human Services
  • Masters degree in Human Services
  • PhD degree in Human Services


Statistics

Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Human Services Employment

Atlanta 8,480
Georgia 18,880

Of the 18,880 human services professionals employed in Georgia, 8,480 work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, in Atlanta, there has been a 21% growth in the number of human services professionals. Overall employment in Atlanta has also increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Human Services employment growth

14,310 14,520 14,610 14,970 18,880
7,000 7,700 7,970 8,210 8,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Human Services VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$38,666 $39,444 $40,612 $44,882 $44,358
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

In Atlanta, salaries for human services professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $44,358 per year was earned by human services professionals in Atlanta. Human services professionals in Atlanta made a yearly average salary of $38,666, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$28,146
25th percentile
$32,952
50th percentile
$44,314
75th percentile
$53,728
90th percentile
$63,798

Human services professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $44,314 per year. The 10% of human services professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,146 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $63,798 per year.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Mental Health
$35,858
Human Services
$44,358
Social Work
$47,955
Sociology
$58,170
Public Health
$71,113
Public Administration
$89,830

Human services professional salaries in Atlanta are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Human Services schools in Atlanta

4

There are 4 accredited human services schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's human services professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Human Services Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total7

Atlanta's human services schools offer 7 human services degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Human Services Degrees In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
170
master
99
doctor
12
Certificate
0
Total281

In 2010 approximately 281 students graduated from human services courses.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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