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Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $30.14
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Child, Family, and School Social Workers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$19.37 $24.48 $31.16
Minnesota
$23.45 $30.14 $38.29
Central Minnesota
$23.76 $30.55 $38.38
Northeast Minnesota
$24.26 $30.10 $38.05
Northwest Minnesota
$23.74 $30.06 $31.68
Southeast Minnesota
$22.25 $30.11 $31.54
Southwest Minnesota
$22.78 $30.20 $31.53
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$23.45 $30.47 $38.38

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 8,240 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Child, Family, and School Social Workers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 9,221 new Child, Family, and School Social Workers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Child, Family, and School Social Workers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 335,300 377,400 42,200 12.6%
Minnesota 8,642 9,560 918 10.6%
Central Minnesota 862 972 110 12.8%
Northeast Minnesota 751 820 69 9.2%
Northwest Minnesota 1,195 1,332 137 11.5%
Southeast Minnesota 747 830 83 11.1%
Southwest Minnesota 562 643 81 14.4%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 4,725 5,190 465 9.8%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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