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Social Work Schools
In Gaffney, South Carolina

Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Gaffney. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Gaffney, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Gaffney Vs. South Carolina Social Work Employment

Gaffney 470
South Carolina 8,740

Of the 8,740 social workers employed in South Carolina, 470 work in Gaffney. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Gaffney has shrunk by 27%. Overall employment in Gaffney has increased.

Gaffney Vs. South Carolina Social Work employment growth

9,350 9,570 9,110 8,540 8,740
640 450 520 No data 470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Gaffney

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Gaffney

$34,237 $37,397 $36,573 No data $36,023
$32,050 $32,980 $33,910 No data $35,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Gaffney
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gaffney

As the number of social workers in Gaffney has shrunk, salaries for social workers have increased. Gaffney social workers made $36,023 per year, on average, in 2010. Social workers in Gaffney made a yearly average salary of $34,237, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Gaffney.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Gaffney

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Social workers in Gaffney earn a median salary of $34,923 per year. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 83%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,020 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $47,610 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Gaffney

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

Social worker salaries in Gaffney are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Gaffney


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Gaffney


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Gaffney


Approximately 73 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Gaffney, South Carolina

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