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Fast Facts for Health Social Workers in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Sioux City and Des Moines
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Cedar Rapids and Waterloo
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Iowa City and Sioux City

Salaries for Health Social Workers in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and Sioux City

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More Iowa Health Social Workers Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Davenport
Doctorate
37,494
Ames
Doctorate
36,350
Iowa City
Doctorate
32,011
Cedar Falls
Doctorate
11,905
Fort Dodge
Associates
5,712
Des Moines
Doctorate
5,001
Calmar
Associates
4,786
Fayette
Masters
4,758
Davenport
Doctorate
3,184
Sioux City
Masters
2,902
Dubuque
Doctorate
2,294
Lamoni
Doctorate
2,233
Forest City
Masters
2,227
Decorah
Bachelors
2,169
Storm Lake
Masters
2,114
Des Moines
Masters
1,971
Cedar Rapids
Masters
1,886
Grinnell
Bachelors
1,699
Indianola
Masters
1,608
Dubuque
Masters
1,524
Sioux Center
Masters
1,522
Oskaloosa
Masters
1,487
Waverly
Bachelors
1,482
Cedar Rapids
Bachelors
1,406
Sioux City
Doctorate
1,316
Orange City
Masters
1,252
Pella
Bachelors
1,248
Dubuque
Doctorate
1,043
Mount Vernon
Bachelors
978
Urbandale
Doctorate
837
Mount Pleasant
Bachelors
521
Cedar Rapids
Doctorate
489
Cedar Falls
Doctorate
277
Dubuque
Bachelors
256
Mason City
Doctorate
212

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Health Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Waterloo-Cedar Falls100 $42,170
Iowa City160 $52,540
Cedar Rapids180 $38,420
Des Moines-West Des Moines340 $52,270
Dubuque50 $42,900

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