Social Work Schools
In Decorah, Iowa

In Decorah, there is only one social work school where social work faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Decorah, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Decorah Vs. Iowa Social Work Employment

Decorah 350
Iowa 8,350

Of the 8,350 social workers employed in Iowa, 350 work in Decorah. There has been a 22% decline in the number of social workers in Decorah between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for social workers in Decorah has decreased, overall employment in Decorah has also decreased.

Decorah Vs. Iowa Social Work employment growth

7,160 7,360 8,160 8,300 8,350
450 520 210 No data 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Decorah

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Decorah

$35,300 $36,078 $38,590 No data $40,130
$29,370 $30,580 $32,250 No data $33,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Decorah
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decorah

Salaries for social workers in Decorah have increased. In 2010 social workers in Decorah reportedly earned an average salary of $40,130 per year. Social workers in Decorah made a yearly average salary of $35,300, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Decorah.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Decorah

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Decorah social workers earn a median yearly salary of $39,933. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 114% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Decorah

Human Services
Human Resources
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Decorah


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Decorah


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Decorah


Approximately 13 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Decorah, Iowa

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