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Social and Human Service Assistants

Help people get through difficult times or get extra support.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$16.67 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  14.1%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent is typical for entry. National Data

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Interview clients to gather information about their backgrounds, needs, or progress.
  • Maintain social services program records.
  • Write reports or evaluations.
  • Collaborate with other professionals to assess client needs or plan treatments.
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Job Title Examples:

Advocate
Caseworker
Social Worker

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