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Social Work Schools
In Canton, Ohio

There is only one social work school in Canton for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Canton, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Ohio Social Work Employment

Canton 710
Ohio 26,110

Exactly 710 of the 26,110 social workers employed in Ohio, work in Canton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Canton, there has been a 13% growth in the number of social workers. As the number of social workers in Canton has increased, overall employment in Canton has decreased.

Canton Vs. Ohio Social Work employment growth

22,850 24,440 25,180 27,390 26,110
630 570 490 850 710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$37,635 $40,625 $40,688 $40,680 $39,315
$33,270 $34,510 $35,830 $36,350 $36,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

In Canton, salaries for social workers have increased. Canton social workers made $39,315 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for social workers in Canton was $37,635 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Canton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Canton

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25th percentile
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Social workers make a median salary of $36,872 per year in Canton. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,582 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Canton

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Canton


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Canton


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Canton


In 2010 approximately 14 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Canton, Ohio

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