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Social Work Schools
In Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

In Shippensburg, there is only one social work 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 Shippensburg, which includes social work training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Shippensburg Vs. Pennsylvania Social Work Employment

Shippensburg 1,010
Pennsylvania 36,260

Exactly 1,010 of Pennsylvania's 36,260 social workers work in Shippensburg. The number of social workers in Shippensburg has shrunk by 12% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for social workers in Shippensburg has decreased, overall employment in Shippensburg has increased.

Shippensburg Vs. Pennsylvania Social Work employment growth

34,820 34,120 34,930 35,800 36,260
1,150 1,810 1,790 1,640 1,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Shippensburg

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Shippensburg

$37,730 $36,813 $39,907 $40,197 $45,370
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Shippensburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shippensburg

Salaries for social workers in Shippensburg have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $45,370 per year was earned by social workers in Shippensburg. The average salary for social workers in Shippensburg was $37,730 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Shippensburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Shippensburg

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Social workers in Shippensburg earn a median salary of $43,663 per year. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 132%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,600 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $64,140 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Shippensburg

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Shippensburg


There is only one accredited social work school in the city. Many of Shippensburg's social workers are graduates of this school.

Social Work Programs Offered In Shippensburg


Shippensburg's social work schools offer 2 social work degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Shippensburg


Approximately 71 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

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