Social Work Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

In Jersey City, there is only one social work school where social work faculty can find employment. The trends in Jersey City's social work academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes social work training at the social work associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Social Work Employment

Jersey City 34,350
New Jersey 13,130

Exactly 34,350 of New Jersey's 13,130 social workers work in Jersey City. The number of social workers in Jersey City has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Social Work employment growth

13,920 14,240 14,290 14,450 13,130
33,140 33,480 35,890 35,490 34,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$48,575 $50,540 $52,675 $53,512 $54,275
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

As the number of social workers in Jersey City has grown, salaries for social workers have also increased. In 2010 social workers in Jersey City reportedly earned an average salary of $54,275 per year. The average salary for social workers in Jersey City was $48,575 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Jersey City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Jersey City

10th percentile
$33,692
25th percentile
$41,138
50th percentile
$52,585
75th percentile
$65,378
90th percentile
$78,322

Social workers in Jersey City earn a median salary of $52,585 per year. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 132%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,692 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,322 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Jersey City

Human Resources
$40,280
Human Services
$47,302
Social Work
$54,275
Public Health
$72,730
Public Administration
$115,508

On average social workers in Jersey City earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Jersey City.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Jersey City

1

Many of Jersey City's social workers are graduates of the only accredited social work school in the city.

Social Work Programs Offered In Jersey City

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Jersey City's social work school offers one social work degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Jersey City

associate
12
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total12

In 2010 approximately 12 students graduated from social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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