Social Work Schools
In Lakeland, Florida

The city of Lakeland has 2 schools 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 Lakeland, which includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lakeland Vs. Florida Social Work Employment

Lakeland 570
Florida 21,640

Of the 21,640 social workers employed in Florida, 570 work in Lakeland.

Lakeland Vs. Florida Social Work employment growth

24,740 23,740 23,440 22,410 21,640
No data No data No data 440 570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Lakeland

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Lakeland

No data No data No data $39,387 $41,617
No data No data No data $37,010 $36,400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Lakeland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakeland

Lakeland social workers made $41,617 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of social workers in Lakeland is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Lakeland

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Social workers in Lakeland earn a median salary of $39,130 per year. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 99%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,167 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Lakeland

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Lakeland


There are 2 accredited social work schools in the city. Many of Lakeland's social workers are graduates of one of these schools.

Social Work Programs Offered In Lakeland


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in social work offered by Lakeland's social work schools.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Lakeland


Approximately 11 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Lakeland, Florida

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