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Social Work Schools
In Union, New Jersey

The city of Union has only one school where social work faculty can find employment. The trends in Union'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:


Professional Trends

Union Vs. New Jersey Social Work Employment

Union 3,470
New Jersey 13,130

Exactly 3,470 of New Jersey's 13,130 social workers work in Union. The number of social workers in Union has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Union has increased.

Union Vs. New Jersey Social Work employment growth

13,920 14,240 14,290 14,450 13,130
3,630 3,510 3,860 3,810 3,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Union

Social Work VS. All professions salaries in Union

$52,213 $57,840 $61,850 $56,170 $56,218
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work in Union
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Union

As the number of social workers in Union has shrunk, salaries for social workers have increased. In 2010 social workers in Union reportedly earned an average salary of $56,218 per year. Social workers in Union made a yearly average salary of $52,213, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of social workers in Union is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Union

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Social workers in Union make a median yearly salary of $54,302. The 10% of social workers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,355 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 128% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Union

Human Resources
Human Services
Social Work
Public Health
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Social Work schools in Union


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

Social Work Programs Offered In Union


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

Student Completed Social Work Degrees In Union


Approximately 108 students completed social work courses in 2010.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Union, New Jersey

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