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Social Work Schools
In Mankato, Minnesota

In Mankato, there is only one social work school where social work faculty can find employment. The trends in Mankato'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:


Professional Trends

Mankato Vs. Minnesota Social Work Employment

Mankato 670
Minnesota 10,470

Of the 10,470 social workers employed in Minnesota, 670 work in Mankato. There has been a 19% decline in the number of social workers in Mankato between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for social workers in Mankato has decreased, overall employment in Mankato has also decreased.

Mankato Vs. Minnesota Social Work employment growth

12,080 11,620 10,640 10,380 10,470
830 570 710 No data 670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Mankato

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Mankato

$44,580 $45,597 $44,965 No data $46,433
$33,810 $35,050 $35,930 No data $37,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Mankato
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mankato

As the number of social workers in Mankato has shrunk, salaries for social workers have increased. Mankato social workers made $46,433 per year, on average, in 2010. Social workers in Mankato made a yearly average salary of $44,580, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Mankato is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Mankato

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Mankato social workers earn a median yearly salary of $45,713. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,693 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 84% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Mankato

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

Social worker salaries in Mankato are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Mankato


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Mankato


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Mankato


In 2010 approximately 83 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Mankato, Minnesota

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