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Social Work Professors in Missouri

Considering a career as a Social Work Professor in Missouri?

23.1% Jobs Projection
$71,280 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Social Work Professors Work in Missouri?

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

There were 140 Social Work Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Social Work Professors in MO Employment Trend

The amount of Social Work Professors working in the state is similar to the average state.

Social Work Professors in MO vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Missouri

Jobs for Social Work Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 23.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.4%.

Job Projections for Social Work Professors: Nation vs. MO

Missouri Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 10 annual job openings, and a total of 160 jobs for Missouri Social Work Professors in 2026.

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

What do Social Work Professors Make in Missouri?

In 2018 wages for Social Work Professors ranged from $37,560 to $130,770 with $71,280 being the median annual salary.

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

Social Work Professors Earnings: MO vs. National Average

Top Missouri 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
St. Louis, MO-IL 60 $65,460

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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Occupation MO Employment Total
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 230
Law Professors 90


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