The average pay for a Social Worker in Dallas, Texas is $47,500 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Psychiatric, Case Management, and Long Term Care.

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$12.10 - $31.56
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Salary
$30,043 - $62,119  
   
Bonus
$2,250  
Total Pay (?
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$29,477 - $63,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.10 - $31.56  
   
Overtime
$25.00  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$2,250  
   
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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$29,477 - $63,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,282,803
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
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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

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 20%

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$46,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Psychiatric
up arrow 29%


Long Term Care
up arrow 13%

National Average
$46,000

Group Therapy
up arrow 1%

Counseling
up arrow 9%

Child Advocacy
up arrow 12%

Geriatrics
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
medical benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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