Social Work Schools
In Topeka, Kansas

In Topeka, there is only one social work school where social work faculty can find employment. The trends in Topeka's social work academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes social work training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Social Work
  • Masters degree in Social Work


Professional Trends

Topeka Vs. Kansas Social Work Employment

Topeka 350
Kansas 3,660

Exactly 350 of Kansas' 3,660 social workers work in Topeka. Between 2006 and 2010, in Topeka, there has been a 15% decline in the number of social workers. As the employment for social workers in Topeka has decreased, overall employment in Topeka has increased.

Topeka Vs. Kansas Social Work employment growth

2,930 4,670 4,110 3,380 3,660
410 430 480 480 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Topeka

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Topeka

$38,840 $40,663 $42,608 $44,440 $45,183
$35,320 $36,780 $37,980 $38,200 $38,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Topeka
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Topeka

Salaries for social workers in Topeka have increased. Topeka social workers made $45,183 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for social workers in Topeka was $38,840 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Topeka is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Topeka

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Social workers make a median salary of $41,730 per year in Topeka. The difference in pay between the social workers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 99%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,990 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $63,625 per year.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Topeka

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Topeka


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Topeka


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in social work offered by Topeka's social work schools.

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Topeka


Approximately 71 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Topeka, Kansas

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