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In Institute, there is only one social work school where social work faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of social work and social work education in Institute, which includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Institute Vs. West Virginia Social Work Employment

Institute 1,100
West Virginia 4,800

Of the 4,800 social workers employed in West Virginia, 1,100 work in Institute. The number of social workers in Institute has grown by 49% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of social workers in Institute has increased, overall employment in Institute has also increased.

Institute Vs. West Virginia Social Work employment growth

5,240 5,190 7,690 5,320 4,800
740 750 1,040 930 1,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Institute

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Institute

$27,547 $29,953 $35,523 $37,247 $38,360
$33,550 $34,890 $36,120 $37,240 $37,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Institute
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Institute

In Institute, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,360 per year was earned by social workers in Institute. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Institute made an average salary of $27,547 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Institute is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Institute

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25th percentile
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Institute social workers earn a median yearly salary of $38,607. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 113%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,567 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $52,220 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Institute

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Institute


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Institute


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Institute


In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Institute, West Virginia

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