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

Average Social Worker Salary

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$2,403/week

This is 8% higher than the social work US average of $2,203.

Estimate based on 55 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do Licensed Social Workers get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Massachusetts$3,792$3,792
New York$3,406$3,406
Alaska$3,144$3,144
Washington$2,773$3,545
Indiana$2,757$2,757
Virginia$2,646$2,934
Maryland$2,624$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
Burien, Washington$3,545$3,545
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
Newburgh, Indiana$2,757$2,757
Punta Gorda, Florida$2,730$2,730
Seattle, Washington$2,668$3,135

Top Social Worker Jobs

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Travel Social Work - Social Worker
Washington, District Of Columbia
Supplemental Health Care
12 hours ago
ASAP13 wks
$1,969/wk
Travel contract
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What are the highest paying Agencies for Social Worker jobs?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Malone Healthcare - Allied$3,545$3,545
Supplemental Health Care$3,181$3,792
Malone Healthcare - Nursing$2,757$2,757
ATC Healthcare$2,557$2,730
Coast Medical Service$2,459$3,406
MSSI$2,354$2,354
Medical Solutions$2,235$2,235
Pioneer Healthcare$2,232$2,232
RightPro Staffing$2,200$2,200
Next Move Inc$2,149$2,584