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Social Work faculty can choose to work at one of 2 social work schools in Erie. The trends in Erie's social work academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Social Work Employment

Erie 840
Pennsylvania 36,260

Exactly 840 of Pennsylvania's 36,260 social workers work in Erie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Erie has shrunk by 23%. As the employment for social workers in Erie has decreased, overall employment in Erie has increased.

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Social Work employment growth

34,820 34,120 34,930 35,800 36,260
1,090 980 630 600 840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Erie

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Erie

$38,408 $37,123 $36,910 $36,373 $41,955
$33,270 $34,330 $35,000 $36,220 $36,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Erie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Erie

Salaries for social workers in Erie have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $41,955 per year was earned by social workers in Erie. The average salary for social workers in Erie was $38,408 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Erie.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Erie

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Social workers make a median salary of $41,730 per year in Erie. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,932 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,488 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Erie

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Erie


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Erie


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Erie


Approximately 17 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Erie, Pennsylvania

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