Social Work Schools
In Omaha, Nebraska

Social Work faculty can choose to work at one of 3 social work schools in Omaha. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the city of Omaha, which encompasses social work training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Social Work
  • Masters degree in Social Work


Statistics

Professional Trends

Omaha Vs. Nebraska Social Work Employment

Omaha 1,930
Nebraska 3,800

Exactly 1,930 of the 3,800 social workers employed in Nebraska, work in Omaha. There has been a 27% growth in the number of social workers in Omaha between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Omaha has also increased.

Omaha Vs. Nebraska Social Work employment growth

3,410 3,290 3,310 3,390 3,800
1,520 1,600 1,670 1,730 1,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Omaha

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Omaha

$38,530 $38,833 $40,565 $41,062 $41,305
$37,010 $37,750 $38,640 $40,000 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Omaha
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Omaha

In Omaha, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $41,305 per year was earned by social workers in Omaha. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Omaha made an average salary of $38,530 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Omaha.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Omaha

10th percentile
$25,360
25th percentile
$31,582
50th percentile
$40,980
75th percentile
$48,990
90th percentile
$58,432

Social workers make a median salary of $40,980 per year in Omaha. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 130%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,360 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,432 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Omaha

Human Resources
$36,710
Human Services
$38,818
Social Work
$41,305
Public Health
$59,243
Public Administration
$92,390

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Omaha

3

Many of Omaha's social workers are graduates of one of the 3 accredited social work schools in the city.

Social Work Programs Offered In Omaha

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Omaha

associate
0
bachelor
31
master
65
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total96

Approximately 96 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Omaha, Nebraska

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