Social Work Schools
In Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Social Work faculty can choose to work at only one social work school in Hattiesburg. The trends in Hattiesburg's social work academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes social work training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Social Work
  • Masters degree in Social Work


Professional Trends

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Social Work Employment

Hattiesburg 350
Mississippi 5,600

Of the 5,600 social workers employed in Mississippi, 350 work in Hattiesburg. The number of social workers in Hattiesburg has grown by 338% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Hattiesburg has also increased.

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Social Work employment growth

4,360 4,370 5,260 5,840 5,600
80 250 130 200 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Hattiesburg

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Hattiesburg

$32,430 $38,133 $36,745 $37,543 $33,295
$30,000 $30,920 $32,230 $32,600 $33,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Hattiesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hattiesburg

As the number of social workers in Hattiesburg has grown, salaries for social workers have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $33,295 per year was earned by social workers in Hattiesburg. Social workers in Hattiesburg made a yearly average salary of $32,430, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Hattiesburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Hattiesburg

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

Social workers make a median salary of $30,595 per year in Hattiesburg. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 91%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,575 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Hattiesburg

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Hattiesburg


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Hattiesburg


Hattiesburg's social work schools offer 2 social work degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Hattiesburg


Approximately 80 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of social work faculty in Hattiesburg, growth in the field of social work academia and social work faculty salaries in Hattiesburg. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching social work courses to students at the bachelors degree in social work, and masters degree in social work levels. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of social work in Hattiesburg. All information you submit will be anonymous. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database