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Social Work Schools
In Rensselaer, Indiana

The city of Rensselaer has only one school where social work faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the social work academic community in Rensselaer, and the future trends. Academia in social work includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Rensselaer Vs. Indiana Social Work Employment

Rensselaer 1,130
Indiana 10,230

Exactly 1,130 of the 10,230 social workers employed in Indiana, work in Rensselaer. There has been a 223% growth in the number of social workers in Rensselaer between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for social workers in Rensselaer has increased, overall employment in Rensselaer has also increased.

Rensselaer Vs. Indiana Social Work employment growth

11,580 12,350 10,700 10,660 10,230
350 1,590 1,310 1,270 1,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Rensselaer

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Rensselaer

$39,070 $39,348 $40,048 $40,385 $40,790
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Rensselaer
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rensselaer

Salaries for social workers in Rensselaer have increased. In 2010 social workers in Rensselaer reportedly earned an average salary of $40,790 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Rensselaer made an average salary of $39,070 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Rensselaer is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Rensselaer

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Social workers in Rensselaer earn a median salary of $36,002 per year. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,338 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,948 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Rensselaer

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

On average social workers in Rensselaer earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Rensselaer.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Rensselaer


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Rensselaer


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Rensselaer


In 2010 approximately 3 students completed social work courses.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Rensselaer, Indiana

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