What is the average salary for a Healthcare Social Worker?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Healthcare Social Worker is $52,520. Salaries start from $31,790 and go up to $75,140. Please note that the average salary for a Healthcare Social Worker may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Healthcare Social Workers in United States earn:

$75,140
Senior

The top 25% of Healthcare Social Workers in United States earn:

$62,860
Experienced

The middle 50% of Healthcare Social Workers in United States earn:

$50,820
Junior

The bottom 25% of Healthcare Social Workers in United States earn:

$39,840
Starting

The bottom 10% of Healthcare Social Workers in United States earn:

$31,790

Historical salary

Healthcare Social Worker salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in District of Columbia 68,380 1
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in California 65,810 2
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Nevada 64,710 3
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Connecticut 62,600 4
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Rhode Island 61,030 5
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Oregon 59,260 6
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New York 57,390 7
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New Jersey 57,270 8
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New Hampshire 56,840 9
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Massachusetts 56,570 10
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Utah 56,490 11
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Maryland 55,920 12
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Texas 55,310 13
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Hawaii 54,150 14
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Washington 53,240 15
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in United States 52,520 16
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Michigan 52,400 17
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Colorado 52,300 18
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Arizona 52,250 19
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Wyoming 52,200 20
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Vermont 52,160 21
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Minnesota 51,950 22
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Virginia 51,940 23
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Ohio 49,790 24
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Delaware 49,670 25
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Idaho 49,490 26
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New Mexico 49,340 27
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Illinois 49,090 28
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Wisconsin 48,930 29
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Indiana 48,590 30
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Maine 48,240 31
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Louisiana 48,080 32
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Kansas 47,930 33
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Pennsylvania 47,650 34
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Georgia 47,520 35
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Alaska 47,460 36
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Montana 47,240 37
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Arkansas 47,070 38
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in North Carolina 46,910 39
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Iowa 46,910 40
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Tennessee 46,550 41
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Florida 46,330 42
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Kentucky 44,580 43
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in South Carolina 44,170 44
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in North Dakota 44,080 45
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Alabama 44,080 46
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Missouri 44,040 47
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Mississippi 43,690 48
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Nebraska 43,000 49
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in West Virginia 42,780 50
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Oklahoma 41,970 51
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in South Dakota 39,650 52
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Puerto Rico 27,830 53

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics