Bakersfield is located in Kern county and has a population of 247,057.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in human services schools in Bakersfield during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $4,358.00. The average tuition was $9,686.00 for non-residents studying in California.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for human services schools in Bakersfield is $1,092.00. Students living on campus at human services schools in Bakersfield paid an average of $6,678.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,278.00. Students have a choice of one human services college in Bakersfield to attend. 42 students were reported to have graduated from human services programs in Bakersfield in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||$91,910.00||400|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$36,900.00||180|
|Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors||$53,440.00||590|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$62,550.00||90|
|Mental Health Counselors||$76,800.00||220|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$61,660.00||Not available|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$48,430.00||170|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$41,850.00||200|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||$35,180.00||Not available|
|Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other||$38,840.00||280|