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Social Work Schools
In Fresno, California

Social Work faculty can choose to work at one of 2 social work schools in Fresno. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the city of Fresno, which encompasses social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fresno Vs. California Social Work Employment

Fresno 810
California 59,550

Exactly 810 of California's 59,550 social workers work in Fresno. The number of social workers in Fresno has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of social workers in Fresno has increased, overall employment in Fresno has decreased.

Fresno Vs. California Social Work employment growth

53,410 55,300 56,800 61,050 59,550
800 1,250 1,250 730 810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fresno

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Fresno

$41,815 $50,365 $52,898 $49,170 $48,177
$37,060 $38,180 $39,920 $40,460 $41,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Fresno
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fresno

Salaries for social workers in Fresno have increased. In 2010 social workers in Fresno reportedly earned an average salary of $48,177 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for social workers in Fresno was $41,815 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Fresno is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Fresno

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

Fresno social workers earn a median yearly salary of $44,880. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 152%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,117 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,830 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Fresno

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Fresno


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Fresno


Fresno's social work schools offer 3 social work degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Fresno


In 2010 approximately 194 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Fresno, California

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