Bakersfield is located in Kern county and has a population of 247,057.
For California residents, the average tuition for all Bakersfield social work schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $4,358.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Bakersfield social work schools was $9,686.00.
The average cost of books and supplies for social work schools in Bakersfield is $1,092.00. Students who live on campus while attending a social work school in Bakersfield, can expect to pay an average of $6,678.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,278.00. There is one social work college in Bakersfield. 60 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Bakersfield in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$36,900.00||180|
|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|