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Social Work Professors in Virginia

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13.2% Jobs Projection
40 Job Openings
  • Projected employment for Social Work Professors in Virginia is growing faster than average.

How Many Social Work Professors Work in Virginia?

There were approximately 310 workers employed as Social Work Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 280 Social Work Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 150 Social Work Professors working in it, which means Virginia has more Social Work Professors than average.


Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Social Work Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 13.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.4%.


Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 40 annual Social Work Professors job openings in Virginia, and 430 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,300 annual jobs and 16,300 total jobs in 2026.

Top Virginia Metros for Social Work Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Social Work Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 130 $85,680
Richmond, VA 90 n/a
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 70 $38,460

Top States for Social Work Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Social Work Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 2,760 $78,140
Illinois 840 $51,610
Pennsylvania 720 $59,890
Texas 610 $68,740
Ohio 580 $69,670
North Carolina 560 $63,730
New Jersey 560 $71,930
Michigan 510 $64,100
Minnesota 500 $67,490
Massachusetts 440 $68,580
Oregon 350 $69,430
Virginia 310 $0
Colorado 290 $60,210
Indiana 230 $68,460
California 220 $95,140
Maryland 200 $89,360
Washington 170 $69,250
Kentucky 160 $59,910
Tennessee 150 $58,880
Missouri 150 $71,280

Below are the states where Social Work Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $95,140
Maryland $89,360
Kansas $80,280
Utah $78,380
New York $78,140
New Hampshire $75,330
Delaware $75,100
New Jersey $71,930
Missouri $71,280
Hawaii $70,960

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