Social Worker Salary

A Social Worker earns an average salary of £26,393 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Filing Court Documents, Risk Management / Risk Control, and Disability Support.

£19,603 - £33,725
(Median)
£20K
£26K
£34K
MEDIAN: £26,393
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50%
90%

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£7.10 - £29.06
(Median)
£7
£17
£29
MEDIAN: £16.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Salary
£19,603 - £33,725  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,956  
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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£19,485 - £35,244  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,080
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£17£34£51
Hourly Rate
£7.10 - £29.06  
   
Overtime
£6.46 - £50.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,956  
   
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).
)
£19,485 - £35,244  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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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

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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%

Experienced
up arrow 15%


National Average
₤27,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 18%

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 13%

Disability Support
up arrow 12%

social worker
up arrow 9%

Counseling
up arrow 9%

child protection
up arrow 3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 2%

Child Placement
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤27,000

Assessment
up arrow 1%

Child Advocacy
up arrow 1%

mental health
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 10% dental benefits Dental: 4%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 82%
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