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Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Big Rapids. The trends in Big Rapids' 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

Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Social Work Employment

Big Rapids 1,080
Michigan 25,540

Exactly 1,080 of the 25,540 social workers employed in Michigan, work in Big Rapids. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Big Rapids has shrunk by 30%. Overall employment in Big Rapids has increased.

Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Social Work employment growth

20,920 20,330 26,850 26,060 25,540
1,550 1,260 1,480 No data 1,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Big Rapids

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Big Rapids

$40,850 $42,460 $45,053 No data $44,770
$34,520 $35,560 $36,690 No data $37,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Big Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Big Rapids

Salaries for social workers in Big Rapids have increased. In 2010 social workers in Big Rapids reportedly earned an average salary of $44,770 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for social workers in Big Rapids was $40,850 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Big Rapids.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Big Rapids

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Social workers make a median salary of $44,655 per year in Big Rapids. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 121%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,448 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $62,960 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Big Rapids

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Big Rapids


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Big Rapids


Big Rapids' social work school offers one social work degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Big Rapids


In 2010 approximately 47 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Big Rapids, Michigan

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