How much does a Social Worker make in the United States?

Average Social Worker Salary

High Confidence

$2,183/week

Estimate based on 93 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do Social Workers get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Alaska$3,144$3,144
Massachusetts$2,996$3,792
Indiana$2,816$2,874
Virginia$2,646$2,934
Rhode Island$2,620$2,620
Washington$2,619$3,135
Maryland$2,586$3,144
Missouri$2,584$2,584
Michigan$2,569$2,569
Florida$2,557$2,730

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What cities pay the most for Social Worker?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Boston, Massachusetts$3,792$3,792
New York, New York$3,467$4,940
Santa Monica, California$3,275$3,275
Anchorage, Alaska$3,144$3,144
Annapolis, Maryland$3,144$3,144
Richmond, Virginia$2,934$2,934
Tacoma, Washington$2,903$2,903
Evansville, Indiana$2,874$2,874
Newburgh, Indiana$2,757$2,757
Punta Gorda, Florida$2,730$2,730

Top Social Worker Jobs

View job details for Travel Social Work - Master of Social WorkRightPro Staffing
Travel Social Work - Master of Social Work
Denver, Colorado
RightPro Staffing
10 days ago
Dec 1313 wks4x10 hrsDaysCOVID19
$2,320/wk
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View job details for Travel Social Work - Licensed Clinical Social WorkerJackson Therapy Partners
Travel Social Work - Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Anaheim, California
Jackson Therapy Partners
5 days ago
ASAP13 wks
$2,200/wk
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View job details for Travel Social Work - Master of Social WorkHumanEdge Skilled Nursing and Allied Health
Travel Social Work - Master of Social Work
Bronx, New York
HumanEdge Skilled Nursing and Allied Health
6 days ago
Dec 513 wks5x8 hrs
$1,584/wk
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View job details for Travel Social Work - Licensed Clinical Social WorkerJackson Therapy Partners
Travel Social Work - Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Canton, Georgia
Jackson Therapy Partners
10 days ago
ASAP8 wks
$1,520/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Social Work - Licensed Clinical Social WorkerSupplemental Health Care
Travel Social Work - Licensed Clinical Social Worker
St. Louis, Missouri
Supplemental Health Care
18 hours ago
ASAP13 wks
$1,275/wk
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What type of Social Workers make the most money?

SpecialtyAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Social Worker$2,365$3,792
Master of Social Work$2,255$4,940
Licensed Clinical Social Worker$1,789$2,593

What are the highest paying Agencies for Social Worker jobs?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Tact Medical Staffing$4,940$4,940
Malone Healthcare$2,757$2,757
Supplemental Health Care$2,728$3,792
ATC Healthcare$2,557$2,730
Coast Medical Service$2,459$3,406
MSSI$2,354$2,354
RightPro Staffing$2,320$2,320
Medical Solutions$2,235$2,235
TotalMed Case Management Staffing$2,179$2,874
Next Move Inc$2,149$2,584