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Social Work Schools
In Aberdeen, South Dakota

The city of Aberdeen has 2 schools where social work faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Aberdeen, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Aberdeen Vs. South Dakota Social Work Employment

Aberdeen 610
South Dakota 2,240

Of the 2,240 social workers employed in South Dakota, 610 work in Aberdeen. There has been a 15% growth in the number of social workers in Aberdeen between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of social workers in Aberdeen has increased, overall employment in Aberdeen has decreased.

Aberdeen Vs. South Dakota Social Work employment growth

2,020 2,030 2,070 2,170 2,240
530 570 560 No data 610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Aberdeen

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Aberdeen

$34,277 $34,963 $35,577 No data $35,823
$28,800 $29,670 $30,750 No data $32,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Aberdeen
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aberdeen

Salaries for social workers in Aberdeen have increased. In 2010 Aberdeen social workers earned an average yearly salary of $35,823. Social workers in Aberdeen made a yearly average salary of $34,277, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Aberdeen.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Aberdeen

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90th percentile

Social workers in Aberdeen make a median yearly salary of $34,663. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,197 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 81% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Aberdeen

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Aberdeen


There are 2 accredited social work schools in the city. Many of Aberdeen's social workers are graduates of one of these schools.

Social Work Programs Offered In Aberdeen


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in social work offered by Aberdeen's social work schools.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Aberdeen


Approximately 17 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Aberdeen, South Dakota

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