A Social Worker with Counseling skills earns an average salary of R168,614 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

R103,192 - R260,698
R100K
R170K
R260K
MEDIAN: R168,614
10%
50%
90%

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R94.00 - R774
R140
MEDIAN: R140.00
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National Salary Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Salary
R103,192 - R260,698  
   
Bonus
R3,020 - R33,772  
Profit Sharing
R5,000  
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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R105,815 - R290,558  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 219
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R260R520R780
Hourly Rate
R140.00  
   
Overtime
R106.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Bonus
R3,020 - R33,772  
   
Profit Sharing
R5,000  
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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R105,815 - R290,558  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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: R172,593

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Key Stats for Social Worker

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %
049
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
R173,000


Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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