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Social Work Schools
In Carson, California

Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Carson. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Carson, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the social work masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Carson Vs. California Social Work Employment

Carson 19,060
California 59,550

Exactly 19,060 of the 59,550 social workers employed in California, work in Carson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Carson, there has been a 35% growth in the number of social workers. As the employment for social workers in Carson has increased, overall employment in Carson has also increased.

Carson Vs. California Social Work employment growth

53,410 55,300 56,800 61,050 59,550
14,170 14,440 16,150 20,250 19,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Carson

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Carson

$45,205 $48,970 $51,240 $52,700 $53,545
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Carson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carson

Salaries for social workers in Carson have increased. In 2010 social workers in Carson reportedly earned an average salary of $53,545 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for social workers in Carson was $45,205 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Carson.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Carson

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Social workers make a median salary of $51,028 per year in Carson. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,295 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Carson

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Carson


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Carson


There is one degree and certificate program in social work offered by Carson's social work school.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Carson


In 2010 approximately 32 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Carson, California

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