The average salary for a Social Worker is AU$59,438 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$41,343 - AU$81,415
AU$41K
AU$59K
AU$81K
MEDIAN: AU$59,438
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90%

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AU$20.87 - AU$40.80
AU$21
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Salary
AU$41,343 - AU$81,415  
   
Bonus
AU$3,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$42,297 - AU$83,076  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 338
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$20.87 - AU$40.80  
   
Overtime
AU$4.36 - AU$60.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$3,500  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$42,297 - AU$83,076  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 153

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Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,872

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Key Stats for Social Worker

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%



National Average
AU$61,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries



National Average
AU$61,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 88%
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