Experienced Social Worker Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Social Worker is $47,356 per year. A skill in Hospice is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Social Worker Total Pay (?
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$31,981 - $69,640
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $47,355
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Experienced Social Worker Total Pay (?
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$14.75 - $32.48
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$31,981 - $69,640  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
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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$31,855 - $69,557  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,022
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.75 - $32.48  
   
Overtime
$11.74 - $44.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
   
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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$31,855 - $69,557  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,022
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Pay Difference By Location
San Diego
up arrow 41%
Minneapolis
up arrow 32%
Washington
up arrow 31%
Houston
up arrow 18%
Los Angeles
up arrow 18%
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Philadelphia
up arrow 9%
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Atlanta
up arrow 8%
Baltimore
up arrow 7%
Dallas
up arrow 6%
National Average
$48,000
Cleveland
up arrow 9%
Chicago
up arrow 16%
Birmingham
up arrow 19%
Columbus
up arrow 21%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Skills That Affect Experienced Social Worker Salaries

Hospice
up arrow 11%
Psychiatric
up arrow 9%
Geriatrics
up arrow 8%
Case Management
up arrow 1%
Child Advocacy
up arrow 1%
Spanish Language
0%
National Average
$48,000
Long Term Care
up arrow 1%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 265 votes.
Gender
Female
85%
female alumni
 
Male
15%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 15%
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