Social Work Schools
In Galesburg, Illinois

Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Galesburg. The trends in Galesburg'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 certificate level.


Professional Trends

Galesburg Vs. Illinois Social Work Employment

Galesburg 610
Illinois 27,230

Of the 27,230 social workers employed in Illinois, 610 work in Galesburg. There has been a 54% decline in the number of social workers in Galesburg between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Galesburg has increased.

Galesburg Vs. Illinois Social Work employment growth

25,100 25,410 26,420 28,400 27,230
1,340 1,070 920 No data 610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Galesburg

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Galesburg

$35,403 $39,980 $42,470 No data $47,055
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Galesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Galesburg

As the number of social workers in Galesburg has shrunk, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 social workers in Galesburg reportedly earned an average salary of $47,055 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for social workers in Galesburg was $35,403 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Galesburg.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Galesburg

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Galesburg social workers earn a median yearly salary of $46,588. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,865 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,262 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Galesburg

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Administration
Public Health

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Galesburg


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Galesburg


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Galesburg


Approximately 2 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Galesburg, Illinois

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