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Social Work Schools
In Fairfield, Alabama

In Fairfield, there is only one social work school 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 Fairfield, which includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Alabama Social Work Employment

Fairfield 670
Alabama 7,450

Exactly 670 of the 7,450 social workers employed in Alabama, work in Fairfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Fairfield has grown by 43%. As the number of social workers in Fairfield has increased, overall employment in Fairfield has decreased.

Fairfield Vs. Alabama Social Work employment growth

5,670 7,720 7,770 7,720 7,450
470 710 730 No data 670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$32,363 $33,377 $36,793 No data $40,563
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

As the number of social workers in Fairfield has grown, salaries for social workers have also increased. Fairfield social workers made $40,563 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for social workers in Fairfield was $32,363 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Fairfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Fairfield

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Social workers make a median salary of $38,777 per year in Fairfield. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,723 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $56,173 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Fairfield

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Fairfield


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Fairfield


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Fairfield


Approximately 20 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Alabama

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