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Social Worker Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for a Social Worker is R141,036 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Bereavement Counseling and Counseling. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Social Worker Salary (?
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R72,916 - R224,717
(Median)
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110K
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220K
MEDIAN: R141,035
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Social Worker Salary (?
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R8.11 - R641
(Median)
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640
MEDIAN: R122.00
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National Salary Data

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R0R80KR160KR240K
Salary
R72,916 - R224,717  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R15,474  
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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R73,710 - R239,693  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 255
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R220R440R660
Hourly Rate
R8.11 - R641  
   
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 - R15,474  
   
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).
)
R73,710 - R239,693  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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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

Pretoria
up arrow 17%
Bloemfontein
up arrow 12%
Johannesburg
up arrow 7%
Polokwane
up arrow 5%
Durban
up arrow 3%
Port Elizabeth
up arrow 2%
National Average
R146,000
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 45%
Late-Career
up arrow 29%
National Average
R146,000

Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Bereavement Counseling
up arrow 17%
National Average
R146,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
79%
female alumni
 
Male
21%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 8%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 47%