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Social Work Schools
In Gresham, Oregon

There is only one social work school in Gresham for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the city of Gresham, which encompasses social work training at the social work certificate level.


Professional Trends

Gresham Vs. Oregon Social Work Employment

Gresham 4,640
Oregon 8,470

Exactly 4,640 of the 8,470 social workers employed in Oregon, work in Gresham. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Gresham has shrunk by 4%. As the employment for social workers in Gresham has decreased, overall employment in Gresham has increased.

Gresham Vs. Oregon Social Work employment growth

8,540 8,170 8,170 8,120 8,470
4,810 4,520 4,430 4,440 4,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Gresham

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Gresham

$40,588 $41,980 $43,495 $45,738 $46,370
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Gresham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gresham

As the number of social workers in Gresham has shrunk, salaries for social workers have increased. Gresham social workers made $46,370 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for social workers in Gresham was $40,588 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Gresham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Gresham

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Gresham social workers earn a median yearly salary of $45,072. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,462 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 121% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Gresham

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Gresham


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Gresham


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Gresham


Approximately 17 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Gresham, Oregon

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