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Social Worker Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 61,410 Social Workers in the United States. The Social Worker job market is expected to grow by 9.5% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, New York, and Illinois, and as a percentage of the population Montana and Puerto Rico have the most Social Workers representing 1.654 in 1000 and 1.186 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

There are several types of Social Worker. Consider learning more about: Healthcare Social Worker Jobs, Family Social Worker Jobs, Substance Abuse Social Worker Jobs.

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    A bachelors degree is required to be a Social Worker. A psychology degree is preferred.

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Social Worker Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Licensed Social Worker Lsw Massachusetts Skilled Nursing Facilities Stoneham, MA, USA Job Details
Rn Or Lcsw Home Visitor Armed Forces Services Corporation JBLM, WA, USA Job Details
Social Worker - Licensed HCR ManorCare Oak Lawn, IL, USA Job Details
Medical Social Worker - Hospice Prn HCR ManorCare Orange, CA, USA Job Details
Lmhc/Lcsw, Quality Analyst Dane Street, LLC Boston, MA, USA Job Details
Social Worker (Lcsw/Lpcmh) Bayhealth Smyrna, DE, USA Job Details
Social Worker Msw Sentara Healthcare Williamsburg, VA, USA Job Details
Social Worker - Msw - Ne - Walnut Creek Campus John Muir Health Walnut Creek, CA, USA Job Details
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Lcsw - Macon, Georgia) CareNow Services Macon, GA, USA Job Details
Social Worker - Msw - Walnut Creek Campus John Muir Health Walnut Creek, CA, USA Job Details
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Demand for Social Workers

The Social Worker industry is concentrated in California, New York and Illinois.

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How to Become a Social Worker

Interested in becoming a social worker? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good social worker? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Social Worker. A psychology degree is preferred.

  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.