Social Worker Salary with Counseling skills

Social Workers with Counseling skills usually earn approximately $44K annually , but The Veterans Administration (United States) offers a significantly higher median of $70K. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$30,598 - $64,180
(Median)
$31K
$44K
$64K
MEDIAN: $43,803
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$13.71 - $31.15
(Median)
$14
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,598 - $64,180  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,970  
Profit Sharing
$7.83 - $509  
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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$30,398 - $64,735  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,529
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.71 - $31.15  
   
Overtime
$10.30 - $43.87  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,970  
   
Profit Sharing
$7.83 - $509  
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).
)
$30,398 - $64,735  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 512
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Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker with Counseling skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Social Workers with Counseling skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $40K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $46K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Social Workers with Counseling skills make a median salary of $51K. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $57K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

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Experience Affects Social Worker with Counseling skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 349 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 17%
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