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Social Work Schools
In Carbondale, Illinois

There is only one social work school in Carbondale for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the city of Carbondale, which encompasses social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Social Work Employment

Carbondale 1,150
Illinois 27,230

Of the 27,230 social workers employed in Illinois, 1,150 work in Carbondale. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Carbondale has grown by 55%. As the employment for social workers in Carbondale has increased, overall employment in Carbondale has also increased.

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Social Work employment growth

25,100 25,410 26,420 28,400 27,230
740 1,170 1,200 No data 1,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Carbondale

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Carbondale

$39,543 $40,175 $42,915 No data $48,970
$31,770 $32,930 $35,290 No data $37,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Carbondale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carbondale

In Carbondale, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 Carbondale social workers earned an average yearly salary of $48,970. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Carbondale made an average salary of $39,543 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Carbondale.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Carbondale

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25th percentile
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Social workers in Carbondale earn a median salary of $48,640 per year. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 128%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,582 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,615 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Carbondale

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Carbondale


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Carbondale


Carbondale's social work schools offer 2 social work degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Carbondale


Approximately 131 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Carbondale, Illinois

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