Illinois Human Service Assistants: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Human Service Assistants in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Human Service Assistants in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Peoria, Kankakee and Rockford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington, Champaign and Chicago
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Human Service Assistants in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kankakee, Peoria and Chicago

Schools for Human Service Assistants in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Human Services Assistant Schools in Illinois

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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: BS in Human Services in Youth/Family Services and Administration, Human Service Certificates in Child and Family Services, Human Services, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Certificate, 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 Public Policy: International Affairs, more...
  • Degrees: Master
Judson University
Elgin, Rockford

Judson University School of Leadership and Business Adult and Graduate Programs

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Human Services Administration, Bachelor of Arts in Human Services, Bachelor of Arts in Human Services Online
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
  • Programs: Master of Social Work
  • Degrees: Master

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • Programs: MA in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization, MA in Human Services, MA in Human Services, Not-for-Profit Management Specialization
  • Degrees: Master
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More Illinois Human Services Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Aurora University Aurora Doctorate 3,946
Bradley University Peoria Doctorate 6,053
Carl Sandburg College Galesburg Associate 2,693
Chicago State University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 6,810
City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College Chicago Associate 8,633
City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College Chicago Associate 6,140
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn Associate 25,768
College of Lake County Grayslake Associate 16,010
Concordia University River Forest River Forest Doctorate 4,126
Danville Area Community College Danville Associate 2,832
DePaul University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 23,401
Dominican University River Forest Masters 3,338
Elgin Community College Elgin Associate 9,613
Elmhurst College Elmhurst Masters 3,184
Governors State University University Park Doctorate 5,692
Greenville College Greenville Masters 1,528
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College Mount Carmel Associate 4,206
Illinois State University Normal Doctorate 20,274
Illinois Valley Community College Oglesby Associate 4,103
Judson University Elgin Masters 1,236
Lake Land College Mattoon Associate 7,177
Lewis University Romeoville Doctorate 5,347
Loyola University Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 15,545
MacMurray College Jacksonville Bachelor 648
Millikin University Decatur Masters 2,376
Northeastern Illinois University Chicago Masters 12,814
Oakton Community College Des Plaines Associate 10,805
Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais Doctorate 4,636
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Quincy University Quincy Masters 1,323
Rock Valley College Rockford Associate 7,923
Roosevelt University Chicago Doctorate 7,163
Saint Augustine College Chicago Chicago Bachelor 1,289
Sauk Valley Community College Dixon Associate 2,700
Shawnee Community College Ullin Associate 2,176
South Suburban College South Holland Associate 6,260
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale Doctorate & First Professional 20,983
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Edwardsville Masters & First Professional 13,398
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
Springfield College in Illinois Springfield Associate 608
Trinity Christian College Palos Heights Bachelor 1,367
University of Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 14,538
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 25,747
University of Illinois at Springfield Springfield Doctorate 4,855
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign Doctorate & First Professional 42,326
University of St Francis Joliet Masters 3,503
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove Associate 8,731
Western Illinois University Macomb Doctorate 13,331

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Human Service Assistants

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Human Service Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Human Service Assistants 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


Bloomington 250 $35020 0.99
Carbondale 110 $25010 0.83
Marion 110 $25010 0.83
Champaign 190 $28040 0.74
Urbana 190 $28040 0.74
Decatur 140 $26120 1.14
Peoria 760 $24090 1.65
Rockford 250 $30230 0.65
Kankakee 310 $46750 2.8
Springfield 220 $29630 0.78
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