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Social Work Schools
In Athens, Ohio

Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Athens. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of social work and social work education in Athens, which includes social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Ohio Social Work Employment

Athens 1,270
Ohio 26,110

Exactly 1,270 of the 26,110 social workers employed in Ohio, work in Athens. The number of social workers in Athens has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of social workers in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has also increased.

Athens Vs. Ohio Social Work employment growth

22,850 24,440 25,180 27,390 26,110
1,060 930 1,160 No data 1,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$36,673 $36,868 $37,245 No data $40,205
$33,000 $34,560 $34,870 No data $35,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

Salaries for social workers in Athens have increased. In 2010 social workers in Athens reportedly earned an average salary of $40,205 per year. Social workers in Athens made a yearly average salary of $36,673, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Athens

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

Social workers in Athens make a median yearly salary of $39,285. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 125%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,255 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,918 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Athens

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

Athens social workers have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Athens


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Athens


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Athens


In 2010 approximately 33 students graduated from social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Athens, Ohio

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