The average salary for a Social Worker is C$49,949 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Group Therapy, Patient Counseling, Facilitator, and Child Advocacy. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$34,188 - C$71,492
C$34K
C$50K
C$71K
MEDIAN: C$49,949
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50%
90%

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C$15.00 - C$39.28
C$15
C$25
C$39
MEDIAN: C$24.60
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$34,188 - C$71,492  
   
Bonus
C$10.21 - C$19,574  
Total Pay (?
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C$32,280 - C$77,293  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 498
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$19C$38C$57
Hourly Rate
C$15.00 - C$39.28  
   
Hourly Tips
C$4.76  
Overtime
C$4.91 - C$54.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$10.21 - C$19,574  
   
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$32,280 - C$77,293  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 406

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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$50,415

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Key Stats for Social Worker

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

▲28%

▲25%

▲8%

National Average
C$50,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Group Therapy
▲28%

Patient Counseling
▲25%

Facilitator
▲20%

Child Advocacy
▲11%


▲3%

National Average
C$50,000

Community Outreach / Activism
▼5%

Crisis intervention
▼7%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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