Social Work Schools
In Pittsburg, Kansas

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


Professional Trends

Pittsburg Vs. Kansas Social Work Employment

Pittsburg 760
Kansas 3,660

Exactly 760 of Kansas' 3,660 social workers work in Pittsburg. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of social workers in Pittsburg has shrunk by 51%. Overall employment in Pittsburg has increased.

Pittsburg Vs. Kansas Social Work employment growth

2,930 4,670 4,110 3,380 3,660
1,540 1,440 1,190 No data 760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburg

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburg

$36,670 $38,858 $40,170 No data $36,107
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Pittsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburg

As the number of social workers in Pittsburg has shrunk, salaries for social workers have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $36,107 per year was earned by social workers in Pittsburg. The average salary for social workers in Pittsburg was $36,670 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of social workers in Pittsburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Pittsburg

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Pittsburg social workers earn a median yearly salary of $33,810. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,713 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $51,337 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Pittsburg

Human Services
Human Resources
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Pittsburg


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Pittsburg


There is one degree and certificate program in social work offered by Pittsburg's social work school.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Pittsburg


In 2010 approximately 21 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Pittsburg, Kansas

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