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Social Work Schools
In Cleveland, Ohio

The city of Cleveland has 2 schools where social work faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of social work and social work education in Cleveland, which includes social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Cleveland Vs. Ohio Social Work Employment

Cleveland 4,580
Ohio 26,110

Exactly 4,580 of the 26,110 social workers employed in Ohio, work in Cleveland. There has been a 4% growth in the number of social workers in Cleveland between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for social workers in Cleveland has increased, overall employment in Cleveland has also increased.

Cleveland Vs. Ohio Social Work employment growth

22,850 24,440 25,180 27,390 26,110
4,410 3,710 5,810 5,670 4,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Cleveland

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Cleveland

$40,160 $44,053 $44,685 $46,052 $44,430
$39,640 $40,780 $41,790 $41,930 $42,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Cleveland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cleveland

As the number of social workers in Cleveland has grown, salaries for social workers have also increased. In 2010 social workers in Cleveland reportedly earned an average salary of $44,430 per year. Social workers in Cleveland made a yearly average salary of $40,160, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Cleveland is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Cleveland

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

Social workers in Cleveland earn a median salary of $43,085 per year. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,072 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 103% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Cleveland

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Cleveland


Many of Cleveland's social workers are graduates of one of the 2 accredited social work schools in the city.

Social Work Programs Offered In Cleveland


Cleveland's social work schools offer 5 social work degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Cleveland


In 2010 approximately 337 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Cleveland, Ohio

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