Social Worker in Seattle Salary

The average pay for a Social Worker in Seattle, Washington is $49,690 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Psychiatric is associated with high pay for this job.

$36,557 - $68,269
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$37K
$50K
$68K
MEDIAN: $49,690
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$15.14 - $36.13
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$15
$25
$36
MEDIAN: $24.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,557 - $68,269  
   
Bonus
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$35,091 - $69,883  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$15.14 - $36.13  
   
Overtime
$34.55  
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Bonus
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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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$35,091 - $69,883  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries


Late-Career
0%

National Average
$51,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Psychiatric
up arrow 21%

Counseling
up arrow 4%

Child Advocacy
up arrow 2%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Long Term Care
0%

National Average
$51,000

Geriatrics
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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