A Social Worker in New York, New York earns an average salary of $48,991 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Hospice, Psychiatric, and Long Term Care.

$36,874 - $68,278
(Median)
$37K
$49K
$68K
MEDIAN: $48,990
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$14.24 - $45.78
(Median)
$14
$26
$46
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,874 - $68,278  
   
Bonus
$14,639  
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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$35,476 - $70,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 236
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.24 - $45.78  
   
Overtime
$35.92  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$14,639  
   
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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$35,476 - $70,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%



National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Hospice
up arrow 25%


Long Term Care
up arrow 11%

Geriatrics
up arrow 6%

Group Therapy
up arrow 2%

Counseling
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Spanish Language
up arrow 3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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