Social Work Schools
In Florence, Alabama

There is only one social work school in Florence for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Florence, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Florence Vs. Alabama Social Work Employment

Florence 140
Alabama 7,450

Of the 7,450 social workers employed in Alabama, 140 work in Florence. Between 2006 and 2010, in Florence, there has been a 8% growth in the number of social workers. As the number of social workers in Florence has increased, overall employment in Florence has also increased.

Florence Vs. Alabama Social Work employment growth

5,670 7,720 7,770 7,720 7,450
130 190 160 170 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Florence

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Florence

$34,803 $32,868 $35,433 $37,215 $36,163
$29,050 $29,940 $31,510 $32,670 $34,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Florence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Florence

In Florence, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 Florence social workers earned an average yearly salary of $36,163. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for social workers in Florence was $34,803 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Florence is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Florence

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

Social workers in Florence earn a median salary of $34,607 per year. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,930 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $50,803 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Florence

Human Services
Human Resources
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Florence


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Florence


Florence's social work school offers one social work degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Florence


In 2010 approximately 25 students graduated from social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Florence, Alabama

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