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Social Work Schools
In Akron, Ohio

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


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Social Work Employment

Akron 1,590
Ohio 26,110

Exactly 1,590 of the 26,110 social workers employed in Ohio, work in Akron. The number of social workers in Akron has grown by 17% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for social workers in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Social Work employment growth

22,850 24,440 25,180 27,390 26,110
1,360 1,790 1,590 1,490 1,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$40,607 $40,160 $41,345 $41,402 $39,750
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

Salaries for social workers in Akron have decreased. In 2010 Akron social workers earned an average yearly salary of $39,750. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Akron made an average salary of $40,607 per year. The decline in the salary of social workers in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Akron

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25th percentile
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75th percentile
90th percentile

Akron social workers earn a median yearly salary of $38,542. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,285 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 115% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Akron

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Akron


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Akron


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Akron


In 2010 approximately 123 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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