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Social Work Professors in Michigan

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9.3% Jobs Projection
$64,100 Median Salary
40 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Social Work Professors in Michigan are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Social Work Professors in Michigan is growing faster than average.

  • Social Work Professors in Michigan earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Social Work Professors Work in Michigan?

510 people worked as Social Work Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 540 Social Work Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Social Work Professors in MI Employment Trend

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

Social Work Professors in MI vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Michigan

Jobs for Social Work Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 9.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.4%.

Job Projections for Social Work Professors: Nation vs. MI

Michigan Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 40 annual job openings, and 470 total jobs in 2026 for Social Work Professors in this state.

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

What do Social Work Professors Make in Michigan?

In 2018 wages for Social Work Professors ranged from $20,200 to $133,210 with $64,100 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Michigan is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Social Work Professors Earnings: MI vs. National Average

Top Michigan 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
Ann Arbor, MI 180 $41,520
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 110 n/a

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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