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Social Worker Salary

The average pay for a Social Worker is R144,851 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Bereavement Counseling and Counseling. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
R76,495 - R231,579
(Median)
76K
110K
140K
180K
230K
MEDIAN: R144,850
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R8.24 - R630
(Median)
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630
MEDIAN: R122.00
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National Salary Data

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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
R76,495 - R231,579  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R15,616  
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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R77,437 - R247,222  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 293
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
R8.24 - R630  
   
Overtime
R42.25 - R122.08  
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.
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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R0.00 - R15,616  
   
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).
)
R77,437 - R247,222  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13
United States (change)

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Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker

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

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 39%

Late-Career
up arrow 34%


National Average
R150,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Bereavement Counseling
up arrow 16%


National Average
R150,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 8%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 49%