Washington Medical and Public Health Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical And Public Health Social Workers in Washington

Fast Facts for Health Social Workers in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bremerton, Wenatchee and Tacoma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kennewick, Seattle and Yakima
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Health Social Workers in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Wenatchee, Seattle and Tacoma

Schools for Health Social Workers in Washington are listed below.

Selected Health Social Workers Schools in Washington

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MSHUS- Family and Community Services, Human Service Certificates in Child and Family Services, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate, Bachelor
  • Programs: Master of Social Work
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA Human Services: Military Resilience, MA Human Services: Christian Ministry, MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Be a part of the world’s premier institution for humanistic studies at Saybrook University.

  • Programs: M.A. Psychology, Counseling Specialization
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Sports Counseling (Certificate) - Online, Law and Public Policy Certificate, Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Counseling (Certificate) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

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  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Washington Health Social Workers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Antioch University Seattle Seattle Doctorate 916
Bastyr University Kenmore Doctorate & First Professional 1,103
Central Washington University Ellensburg Masters 10,505
City University of Seattle Bellevue Masters 3,566
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Gonzaga University Spokane Doctorate & First Professional 6,873
Heritage University Toppenish Masters 1,198
Northwest University Kirkland Masters 1,259
Pacific Lutheran University Tacoma Masters 3,661
Saint Martin's University Lacey Masters 1,605
Seattle Pacific University Seattle Doctorate 3,842
Seattle University Seattle Doctorate 7,529
University of Puget Sound Tacoma Masters 2,772
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
University of Washington-Tacoma Campus Tacoma Masters 2,653
Walla Walla University College Place Masters 1,829
Washington State University Pullman Doctorate & First Professional 24,396
Western Washington University Bellingham Masters 14,276
Whitman College Walla Walla Bachelor 1,489
Whitworth University Spokane Masters 2,607

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Health Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. 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


Bremerton 0 $56860 0
Silverdale 0 $56860 0
Bellingham 100 $61020 1.05
Kennewick 70 $52020 0.58
Richland 70 $52020 0.58
Mount Vernon 0 $64140 0
Anacortes 0 $64140 0
Olympia 90 $59340 0.8
Tumwater 90 $59340 0.8
Seattle 1870 $60040 0.92
Tacoma 1870 $60040 0.92
Bellevue 1870 $60040 0.92
Spokane 280 $55070 1.14
Spokane Valley 280 $55070 1.14
Walla Walla 40 $47850 1.33
Wenatchee 50 $62190 1.02
Yakima 80 $47990 0.88
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