Newark is located in Essex county and has a population of 273,546.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Newark during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $8,071.00. The average tuition was $14,966.00 for non-residents studying in New Jersey.
Books and supplies for social work schools in Newark cost an average of $1,510.00. Students living on campus at social work schools in Newark paid an average of $11,117.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,701.00. There are two social work colleges in Newark for students to choose from. 90 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Newark in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$61,470.00||1,950|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$61,310.00||1,170|
|Mental Health Counselors||$46,030.00||780|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$55,120.00||2,710|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$56,210.00||590|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$58,230.00||250|