A Social Worker in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$65,019 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$36,766 - AU$79,863
AU$37K
AU$65K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$65,019
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50%
90%
AU$24.20 - AU$39.36
AU$24
AU$32
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$32.28
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$80K
Salary AU$36,766 - AU$79,863
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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AU$44,042 - AU$80,206
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52
Hourly Data AU$0AU$40
Hourly Rate AU$24.20 - AU$39.36
Overtime AU$40.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$80K
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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AU$44,042 - AU$80,206
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Social Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker

Pay by Experience for a Social Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Social Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 57 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Social Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Social Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 14 salaries. A Social Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$73,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Social Worker

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

▲13%

▲11%

▲3%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries


Counseling
▼0%

National Average
AU$66,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 83%