Significant Information: Social Workers
- About 9 out of 10 jobs were in health care and social assistance industries, as well as State and local government agencies.
- While a bachelorís degree is the minimum requirement, a masterís degree in social work or a related field has become the standard for many positions.
- Employment is projected to grow faster than average.
- Competition for jobs is expected in cities, but opportunities should be good in rural areas.