Mid-Career Social Worker Salary

Mid-Career Social Workers take home approximately $47K annually on average. The particular firm is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Most Mid-Career Social Workers report high levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Mid-Career Social Workers who took the survey — 86 percent to be exact. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,385 - $65,131
$34K
$47K
$65K
MEDIAN: $47,325
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50%
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$15.11 - $32.26
$15
$22
$32
MEDIAN: $22.09
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$0$65K
Salary $34,385 - $65,131
Bonus $195.18 - $3,000
Profit Sharing $975
Commission $600
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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$33,495 - $65,841
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,012
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $15.11 - $32.26
Overtime $11.00 - $49.67
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $195.18 - $3,000
Commission $600
Profit Sharing $975
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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$33,495 - $65,841
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 478

Social Worker Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Social Worker


Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,956

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Mid-Career Social Workers, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Mid-Career Social Workers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+18 percent), Seattle (+15 percent), New York (+14 percent), and Boston (+10 percent). In Cleveland, salaries are 14 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Employers in Phoenix and Pittsburgh also lean toward paying below-median salaries (11 percent lower and 9 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Social Worker

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 218 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%

Skills That Affect Social Worker Salaries

Bilingual
▲11%

Hospice
▲9%

▲7%

Geriatrics
▲4%

Group Therapy
▲4%

Spanish Language
▲4%

▲3%

National Average
$47,000

Case Management
▼1%

Long Term Care
▼3%

Assessment
▼3%

Child Advocacy
▼7%

Crisis intervention
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 218 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 16%