Salary for Other Social Workers

Also known as:  Criminal Justice Social Worker, Forensic Social Worker, Sexual Assault Social Worker

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A Social Worker earns salaries somewhere between $36,070 - $96,140 based on level of experience. Social Workers will most likely earn wages of sixty-four thousand nine hundred and fourty dollars on an annual basis.

Social Workers are paid at the highest average level in Hawaii, where they receive compensation, on average, of close to $85,740. People holding these jobs receive the highest salary in Public Administration, where they earn average pay levels of $69,890.

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SALARY TREND

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 30.33 percent nationwide in that time.

INDUSTRIES

Other Social Workers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Public Administration
$69,890
Finance and Insurance
$69,480
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$65,250
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$64,270
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$60,660
Health Care and Social Assistance
$53,250

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Other Services (except Public Administration)
$47,710
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$47,730
Educational Services
$48,420
Health Care and Social Assistance
$53,250
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$60,660
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$64,270