Social Work Schools
In Alva, Oklahoma

Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Alva. The trends in Alva's social work academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Alva Vs. Oklahoma Social Work Employment

Alva 500
Oklahoma 7,670

Exactly 500 of Oklahoma's 7,670 social workers work in Alva. Between 2006 and 2010, in Alva, there has been a 61% growth in the number of social workers. As the number of social workers in Alva has increased, overall employment in Alva has also increased.

Alva Vs. Oklahoma Social Work employment growth

5,580 5,330 7,270 7,160 7,670
310 360 460 No data 500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oklahoma
  • Dark Yellow: Alva

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Alva

$28,680 $30,588 $31,950 No data $34,535
$29,350 $30,490 $31,600 No data $33,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Alva
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Alva

As the number of social workers in Alva has grown, salaries for social workers have also increased. Alva social workers made $34,535 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Alva made an average salary of $28,680 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Alva.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Alva

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Alva social workers earn a median yearly salary of $34,448. 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 $23,855 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $47,145 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Alva

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

Social worker salaries in Alva are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Alva


There is only one accredited social work school in the city. Many of Alva's social workers are graduates of this school.

Social Work Programs Offered In Alva


Alva's social work school offers one social work degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Alva


Approximately 14 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Alva, Oklahoma

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