Tacoma is located in Pierce county and has a population of 193,556.
Social Work schools in Tacoma charged students an average tuition of $13,830.00 if they were Washington state residents, and $17,473.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for social work schools in Tacoma cost an average of $937.00. Students who live on campus while attending a social work school in Tacoma, can expect to pay an average of $8,913.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,978.00. Students have a choice of two social work colleges in Tacoma to attend. Social Work programs in Tacoma reportedly graduated 91 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$40,170.00||130|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$45,890.00||60|
|Mental Health Counselors||$43,740.00||880|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$50,120.00||190|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$50,080.00||360|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$37,800.00||Not available|