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Social Work Schools
In Newton, New Jersey

The city of Newton has only one 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 Newton, which includes social work training at the social work associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Newton Vs. New Jersey Social Work Employment

Newton 3,470
New Jersey 13,130

Exactly 3,470 of the 13,130 social workers employed in New Jersey, work in Newton. The number of social workers in Newton has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Newton has increased.

Newton Vs. New Jersey Social Work employment growth

13,920 14,240 14,290 14,450 13,130
3,630 3,510 3,860 3,810 3,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newton

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Newton

$52,213 $57,840 $61,850 $56,170 $56,218
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Newton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newton

In Newton, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,218 per year was earned by social workers in Newton. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Newton made an average salary of $52,213 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newton.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Newton

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Newton social workers earn a median yearly salary of $54,302. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,355 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $80,558 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Newton

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Newton


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Newton


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Newton


Approximately 13 students graduated from social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Newton, New Jersey

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