Job opportunities vary from state to state, and Community and Social Services careers are no different.
Because we know how difficult it can be to know which states are the best when it comes to Social Worker jobs, we decided to crunch some numbers to bring you the best states for Social Workers.
Although there are abundant Social Worker jobs in America, a large number of them are in the South.
Rhode Island is the best state in the country for Social Worker jobs, and Connecticut has the second-highest median salary in the country.
If you are currently seeking employment as a Social Worker, you can find open job positions using Zippia's search tools.
In order to help Social Workers decide where to work, we compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across the metrics mentioned above.
Our data set includes average annual wages, entry and senior wages, and the number of available jobs per capita.
Here is the list of best states for Social Worker jobs.
If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:
1. Rhode Island
5. New York
8. District of Columbia