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Social Worker Salary

The average pay for a Social Worker is R148,284 per year. A skill in Bereavement Counseling is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R82,407 - R236,434
(Median)
R82K
R150K
R240K
MEDIAN: R148,283
10%
50%
90%

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R8.17 - R636
(Median)
R8
R110
R640
MEDIAN: R111.00
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50%
90%

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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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R0R90KR180KR270K
Salary
R82,407 - R236,434  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R16,413  
Profit Sharing
R25.75 - R4,500  
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).
)
R82,468 - R244,293  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 354
National Hourly Rate 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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R0R220R440R660
Hourly Rate
R8.17 - R636  
   
Overtime
R43.75 - R196.53  
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.
)
R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R0.00 - R16,413  
   
Profit Sharing
R25.75 - R4,500  
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).
)
R82,468 - R244,293  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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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 32%



National Average
R154,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Bereavement Counseling
up arrow 10%


National Average
R154,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 52% dental benefits Dental: 6%
vision benefits Vision: 5% employee benefits None: 48%