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Social Work Schools
In Riverside, California

There is only one social work school in Riverside for faculty to choose from. The trends in Riverside's social work academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes social work training at the social work bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Social Work Employment

Riverside 3,830
California 59,550

Exactly 3,830 of California's 59,550 social workers work in Riverside. Between 2006 and 2010, in Riverside, there has been a 7% growth in the number of social workers. As the number of social workers in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Social Work employment growth

53,410 55,300 56,800 61,050 59,550
3,590 4,670 3,730 3,550 3,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$47,175 $47,950 $49,795 $50,553 $50,517
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

In Riverside, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 social workers in Riverside reportedly earned an average salary of $50,517 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, social workers in Riverside made an average salary of $47,175 per year. The growth in the salary of social workers in Riverside is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Riverside

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Social workers make a median salary of $47,630 per year in Riverside. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 120%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,167 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,127 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Riverside

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

Riverside social workers have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Riverside


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Riverside


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Riverside


Approximately 9 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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