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Average Social Worker Salary in Cleveland, Ohio

$41,493
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$550
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The average salary for a Social Worker in Cleveland, Ohio is $41,493.
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$30k
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$41k
90%
$67k
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What Do Social Workers Do?

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Social Worker. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Social Worker
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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What Are Popular Skills for Social Workers?

Skills in Geriatrics and Long Term Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Child Advocacy, Counseling and Case Management.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Social Workers?

An entry-level Social Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $36,438 based on 18 salaries. An early career Social Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36,433 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,987 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,100.
Employees with Social Worker in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 39.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (28.4% more) and New York, New York (27.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 98 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.4%
Early Career
28.6%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
27.6%
Late Career
12.2%