Social Work Schools
In Buffalo, New York

Social Work faculty can choose to work at one of 4 social work schools in Buffalo. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the city of Buffalo, which encompasses social work training at the following levels:

  • Social Work Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Social Work
  • Masters degree in Social Work
  • PhD degree in Social Work


Statistics

Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Social Work Employment

Buffalo 3,030
New York 55,990

Exactly 3,030 of New York's 55,990 social workers work in Buffalo. Between 2006 and 2010, in Buffalo, there has been a 6% growth in the number of social workers. Overall employment in Buffalo has also increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Social Work employment growth

53,960 55,740 59,890 58,650 55,990
2,870 2,990 3,160 3,180 3,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$42,973 $43,695 $44,568 $44,630 $46,228
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

Salaries for social workers in Buffalo have increased. Buffalo social workers made $46,228 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for social workers in Buffalo was $42,973 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Buffalo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Buffalo

10th percentile
$29,335
25th percentile
$35,602
50th percentile
$44,268
75th percentile
$55,638
90th percentile
$67,720

Social workers make a median salary of $44,268 per year in Buffalo. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 131%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,335 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,720 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Buffalo

Human Resources
$37,240
Human Services
$39,338
Social Work
$46,228
Public Health
$61,170
Public Administration
$101,363

On average social worker salaries in Buffalo are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Buffalo

4

Many of Buffalo's social workers are graduates of one of the 4 accredited social work schools in the city.

Social Work Programs Offered In Buffalo

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total4

Buffalo's social work schools offer 4 social work degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Buffalo

associate
0
bachelor
85
master
185
doctor
2
Certificate
30
Total302

In 2010 approximately 302 students graduated from social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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