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Human Services Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

There are 7 human services schools in Philadelphia for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human services academic community in Philadelphia, and the future trends. Academia in human services includes human services training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Human Services Employment

Philadelphia 16,180
Pennsylvania 45,490

Exactly 16,180 of Pennsylvania's 45,490 human services professionals work in Philadelphia. There has been a 4% growth in the number of human services professionals in Philadelphia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of human services professionals in Philadelphia has increased, overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Human Services employment growth

42,660 40,580 43,210 42,930 45,490
15,550 13,840 15,120 15,180 16,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Human Services VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$36,340 $38,242 $39,524 $41,690 $44,392
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for human services professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $44,392 per year was earned by human services professionals in Philadelphia. The average salary for human services professionals in Philadelphia was $36,340 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Philadelphia human services professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,834. The difference in pay between the human services professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 122%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,678 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $63,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Mental Health
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

Philadelphia human services professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Human Services schools in Philadelphia


There are 7 accredited human services schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's human services professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Human Services Programs Offered In Philadelphia


There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in human services offered by Philadelphia's human services schools.

Student Completed Human Services Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 747 students graduated from human services courses.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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