Salary for Postsecondary Social Work Teachers

Also known as:  Family Welfare Social Work Professor, Geriatric Social Work Professor, Health Social Work Professor, Social Work Professor helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Social work teachers in postesecondary insititutions supervise the academic activities of students, including fieldwork, research, internships, teaching exercises, and laboratory work. In addition to this supervisory role, social work teachers also evaluate student performance and understanding of concepts using homeworks, in-class assignments, and exams. They deliver lectures on topics in social work, and may conduct their own research in addition to teaching. Many attend conferences or professional meetings in the field, and read relevant peer-reviewed publications to stay current on changes and developments in social work. The minimum degree requirement for this position is normally a doctorate, although in some cases Master's degrees may be acceptable.

A Postsecondary Social Work Teacher can receive a wage ranging from 48000 to 72000 based on experience and talent. Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary can receive a salary of Sixty Eight Thousand Nine Hundred dollars every year.

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary are paid at the highest level in California, which has pay levels, on average, of approximately $110810.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 21.64 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Social Work Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $68,630
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $68,630