The average salary for a Social Worker is C$50,080 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Patient Counseling, Group Therapy, and Facilitator. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$33,677 - C$71,111
C$34K
C$50K
C$71K
MEDIAN: C$50,080
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50%
90%

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C$14.87 - C$39.38
C$15
C$25
C$39
MEDIAN: C$24.51
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$33,677 - C$71,111  
   
Bonus
C$10.07 - C$19,866  
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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C$31,942 - C$77,132  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 508
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$19C$38C$57
Hourly Rate
C$14.87 - C$39.38  
   
Hourly Tips
C$4.76  
Overtime
C$4.87 - C$54.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$10.07 - C$19,866  
   
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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C$31,942 - C$77,132  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 401

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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: C$50,483

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Key Stats for Social Worker

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 55 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries




National Average
C$50,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Patient Counseling
up arrow 32%

Group Therapy
up arrow 28%

Facilitator
up arrow 19%



National Average
C$50,000

Community Outreach / Activism
up arrow 5%

Crisis intervention
up arrow 7%

Child Advocacy
up arrow 8%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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