Pennsylvania Medical and Public Health Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical And Public Health Social Workers in Pennsylvania

Fast Facts for Health Social Workers in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Philadelphia, Johnstown and Williamsport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: State College, Lebanon and York
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Health Social Workers in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: State College, Harrisburg and Philadelphia

Schools for Health Social Workers in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Health Social Workers Schools in Pennsylvania

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More Pennsylvania Health Social Workers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Albright College Reading Masters 2,233
Allegheny College Meadville Bachelor 2,193
Arcadia University Glenside Doctorate 3,592
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg Doctorate 8,745
Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr Doctorate 1,790
Bucknell University Lewisburg Masters 3,677
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Butler County Community College Butler Associate 3,656
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
Carlow University Pittsburgh Doctorate 2,178
Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh Doctorate 10,326
Cedar Crest College Allentown Masters 1,888
Chestnut Hill College Philadelphia Doctorate 2,062
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney Masters 1,438
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Clarion Masters 6,795
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
DeSales University Center Valley Masters 2,898
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Dickinson College Carlisle Bachelor 2,381
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
Duquesne University Pittsburgh Doctorate & First Professional 10,296
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg Masters 7,053
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown Masters 2,360
Franklin and Marshall College Lancaster Bachelor 2,104
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Geneva College Beaver Falls Masters 1,891
Gettysburg College Gettysburg Bachelor 2,503
Grove City College Grove City Bachelor 2,504
Harcum College Bryn Mawr Associate 947
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Haverford College Haverford Bachelor 1,169
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Immaculata University Immaculata Doctorate 4,057
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Juniata College Huntingdon Bachelor 1,506
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
La Roche College Pittsburgh Masters 1,499
La Salle University Philadelphia Doctorate 5,994
Lafayette College Easton Bachelor 2,403
Lebanon Valley College Annville Doctorate 1,936
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Lehigh University Bethlehem Doctorate 6,845
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Lincoln University Masters 2,449
Lock Haven University Lock Haven Masters 5,241
Lycoming College Williamsport Bachelor 1,429
Manor College Jenkintown Associate 982
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Mansfield Masters 3,338
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Bethlehem Masters & First Professional 1,989
Mount Aloysius College Cresson Masters 1,595
Muhlenberg College Allentown Bachelor 2,457
Neumann College Aston Doctorate 3,084
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Altoona Bachelor 4,034
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Beaver Monaca Bachelor 793
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks Reading Bachelor 2,824
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College Erie Masters 4,171
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny McKeesport Bachelor 783
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg Middletown Doctorate 3,907
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley Fogelsville Bachelor 801
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington Upper Burrell Bachelor 912
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill Schuylkill Haven Bachelor 940
Philadelphia Biblical University-Langhorne Langhorne Masters 1,349
Philadelphia University Philadelphia Doctorate 3,349
Point Park University Pittsburgh Masters 3,591
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Robert Morris University Moon Township Doctorate 5,055
Rosemont College Rosemont Masters 940
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia Doctorate 7,542
Saint Vincent College Latrobe Masters 1,924
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove Bachelor 2,039
Swarthmore College Swarthmore Bachelor 1,491
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
Thiel College Greenville Bachelor 1,219
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford Bradford Bachelor 1,407
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Greensburg Bachelor 1,777
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Johnstown Bachelor 3,121
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh Doctorate 27,020
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Philadelphia Doctorate 2,969
Ursinus College Collegeville Bachelor 1,583
Valley Forge Christian College Phoenixville Masters 929
Villanova University Villanova Doctorate & First Professional 10,470
Washington & Jefferson College Washington Bachelor 1,531
Waynesburg University Waynesburg Doctorate 2,462
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westminster College New Wilmington New Wilmington Masters 1,455
Widener University-Main Campus Chester Doctorate 4,866
Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre Doctorate 5,114
Wilson College Chambersburg Masters 724
York College Pennsylvania York Masters 5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Health Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Health Social Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Health Social Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Altoona 0 $43070 0
Gettysburg 40 $47610 1.13
Harrisburg 480 $44140 1.36
Carlisle 480 $44140 1.36
Bloomsburg 60 $46260 1.18
Berwick 60 $46260 1.18
Johnstown 100 $42540 1.59
Chambersburg 40 $57130 0.68
Waynesboro 40 $57130 0.68
Erie 220 $45980 1.52
Pittsburgh 1460 $49070 1.14
Reading 250 $53040 1.28
Lancaster 170 $45930 0.64
Scranton 350 $45040 1.2
Wilkes 350 $45040 1.2
Barre 350 $45040 1.2
Hazleton 350 $45040 1.2
State College 30 $49940 0.44
Williamsport 50 $44540 0.79
York 190 $45570 0.94
Hanover 190 $45570 0.94
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