The average pay for a Social Worker is R168,933 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R94,507 - R262,342
(Median)
R95K
R170K
R260K
MEDIAN: R168,933
10%
50%
90%

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R15.21 - R789
(Median)
R15
R99
R790
MEDIAN: R98.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Salary
R94,507 - R262,342  
   
Bonus
R3,000 - R34,000  
Profit Sharing
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).
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R94,380 - R273,804  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 456
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R270R540R810
Hourly Rate
R15.21 - R789  
   
Overtime
R8.11 - R303.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R600KR1.2MR1.8M
Bonus
R3,000 - R34,000  
   
Profit Sharing
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).
)
R94,380 - R273,804  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | 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

National Average: R172,063

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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 45%



National Average
R172,000


Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 7%

Bereavement Counseling
up arrow 3%

Group Therapy
up arrow 2%

Community Outreach / Activism
up arrow 1%

Counseling
0%

Case Management
0%

National Average
R172,000

Patient Counseling
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 49%
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