Social Work Schools
In Orono, Maine

The city of Orono has only one school where social work faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Orono, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Orono Vs. Maine Social Work Employment

Orono 570
Maine 4,100

Exactly 570 of Maine's 4,100 social workers work in Orono. There has been a 10% decline in the number of social workers in Orono between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Orono has increased.

Orono Vs. Maine Social Work employment growth

4,940 4,650 4,330 4,260 4,100
630 710 540 620 570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Orono

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Orono

$39,490 $40,080 $40,040 $39,180 $43,043
$34,330 $35,480 $36,470 $37,230 $38,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Orono
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Orono

In Orono, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 social workers in Orono reportedly earned an average salary of $43,043 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Orono made an average salary of $39,490 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Orono is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Orono

10th percentile
$29,040
25th percentile
$34,320
50th percentile
$42,373
75th percentile
$49,913
90th percentile
$57,383

Social workers make a median salary of $42,373 per year in Orono. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,040 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $57,383 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Orono

Human Resources
$35,260
Human Services
$38,863
Social Work
$43,043
Public Health
$60,113
Public Administration
$118,920

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Orono

1

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

Social Work Programs Offered In Orono

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in social work offered by Orono's social work schools.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Orono

associate
0
bachelor
18
master
34
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total52

Approximately 52 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Orono, Maine

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