The average salary for a Social Worker is £27,104 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£19,801 - £34,995
(Median)
£20K
£27K
£35K
MEDIAN: £27,104
10%
50%
90%

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£7.85 - £29.75
(Median)
£7
£16
£30
MEDIAN: £15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£13K£26K£39K
Salary
£19,801 - £34,995  
   
Bonus
£5.11 - £3,020  
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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£19,613 - £36,317  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 873
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£18£36£54
Hourly Rate
£7.85 - £29.75  
   
Overtime
£7.89 - £52.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£5.11 - £3,020  
   
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).
)
£19,613 - £36,317  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 93
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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: £27,354

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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 14%


National Average
₤27,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Disability Support
up arrow 10%

Risk Management / Risk Control
up arrow 8%

child protection
up arrow 7%

Counseling
up arrow 6%

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 4%

social worker
up arrow 2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 1%

Child Placement
0%

Child Advocacy
0%

National Average
₤27,000

Assessment
up arrow 1%

mental health
up arrow 2%

safeguarding
up arrow 6%

Elder Care
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
medical benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 75%
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