Social Worker in San Diego, California Salary

The average salary for a Social Worker in San Diego, California is $43,557 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Spanish Language and Counseling. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$31,962 - $70,971
(Median)
$32K
$44K
$71K
MEDIAN: $43,556
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$11.75 - $34.85
(Median)
$12
$22
$35
MEDIAN: $22.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$31,962 - $70,971  
   
Bonus
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$30,387 - $71,079  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 50
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.75 - $34.85  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.63  
Overtime
$32.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00  
   
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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$30,387 - $71,079  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Spanish Language
up arrow 31%

Counseling
up arrow 17%


National Average
$44,000

Child Advocacy
up arrow 4%

Geriatrics
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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