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Pay Trends for Social Service Jobs

Updated October 9, 2018

Social service jobs all involve helping others. From substance-abuse counseling to discussing spiritual matters, many of these professionals are employed by private, non-profit organizations in industries like healthcare, social assistance and other service industries.

Wage Growth for Social Service Jobs, Q3 2018


since last quarter


year over year


since 2006


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The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees and education professionals in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.

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