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Social Work Schools
In Long Beach, California

The city of Long Beach has only one school where social work faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the city of Long Beach, which encompasses social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Social Work Employment

Long Beach 19,060
California 59,550

Exactly 19,060 of the 59,550 social workers employed in California, work in Long Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Long Beach, there has been a 35% growth in the number of social workers. Overall employment in Long Beach has also increased.

Long Beach Vs. California Social Work employment growth

53,410 55,300 56,800 61,050 59,550
14,170 14,440 16,150 20,250 19,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Long Beach

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$45,205 $48,970 $51,240 $52,700 $53,545
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

Salaries for social workers in Long Beach have increased. In 2010 social workers in Long Beach reportedly earned an average salary of $53,545 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Long Beach made an average salary of $45,205 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Long Beach.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Long Beach

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

Social workers make a median salary of $51,028 per year in Long Beach. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,295 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Long Beach

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Long Beach


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Long Beach


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Long Beach


Approximately 294 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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