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Social Work Schools
In Newport, Rhode Island

The city of Newport 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 Newport, which encompasses social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Newport Vs. Rhode Island Social Work Employment

Newport 4,650
Rhode Island 3,690

Exactly 4,650 of Rhode Island's 3,690 social workers work in Newport. The number of social workers in Newport has grown by 13% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of social workers in Newport has increased, overall employment in Newport has also increased.

Newport Vs. Rhode Island Social Work employment growth

3,360 3,540 3,850 3,720 3,690
4,100 4,450 4,520 4,610 4,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Newport

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Newport

$42,985 $45,483 $51,685 $53,380 $54,080
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Newport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newport

In Newport, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,080 per year was earned by social workers in Newport. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Newport made an average salary of $42,985 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Newport.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Newport

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Social workers in Newport make a median yearly salary of $53,280. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,205 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $77,902 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Newport

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

On average social worker salaries in Newport are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Newport


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Newport


Newport's social work school offers one social work degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Newport


Approximately 14 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Newport, Rhode Island

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