The average pay for a Social Worker in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $41,201 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Psychiatric, Hospice, and Geriatrics.

$31,991 - $64,019
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$32K
$41K
$64K
MEDIAN: $41,200
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$14.30 - $32.10
(Median)
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$32
MEDIAN: $20
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$31,991 - $64,019  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,907 - $63,787  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 46
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.30 - $32.10  
   
Overtime
$23.58  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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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$31,907 - $63,787  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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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 38%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$43,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Psychiatric
up arrow 40%

Hospice
up arrow 21%

Geriatrics
up arrow 13%

Long Term Care
up arrow 5%

Case Management
up arrow 3%

Group Therapy
up arrow 1%

Counseling
0%

National Average
$43,000

Child Advocacy
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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