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Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Provide social services to children and families to help children function better in school.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$33.22 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  12.6%    Read more about outlook


Graduate degree (any type) is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Collaborate with other professionals to assess client needs or plan treatments.
  • Collaborate with other professionals to develop education or assistance programs.
  • Collect information about clients.
  • Conduct research on social issues.
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Job Title Examples:

Foster Care Social Worker
Mental Health Therapist

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