A Social Worker with Counseling skills earns an average salary of R172,766 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

R111,220 - R268,700
R110K
R180K
R270K
MEDIAN: R177,248
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50%
90%
R50.00 - R750
R100
MEDIAN: R101.00
50%
R0R292K
Salary R111,220 - R268,700
Bonus R4,932 - R35,503
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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R109,262 - R292,919
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 225
Hourly Data R0R749
Hourly Rate R101.00
Overtime R55.00
Annual Data R0R292K
Bonus R4,932 - R35,503
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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R109,262 - R292,919
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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 R169,000 based on 153 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 R192,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Social Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R219,000 based on 28 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 R264,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R178,670

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

Key Stats for Social Worker

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲48%

▲23%

▲8%

National Average
R179,000

▼5%

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 52%