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What is the average salary for Healthcare Social Workers in the United States?

Healthcare Social Workers earn an average hourly wage of $25.77. Hourly wages typically start from $15.41 and go up to $36.99. Healthcare Social Workers earn an average salary of $53,590 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,060 and go up to $76,940.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

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

$36.99 an hour $76,940 per year
Senior

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

$30.72 an hour $63,890 per year
Experienced

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

$24.97 an hour $51,930 per year
Junior

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

$19.41 an hour $40,380 per year
Starting

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

$15.41 an hour $32,060 per year

Historical salary for Healthcare Social Workers in the United States

Healthcare Social Worker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in California $32.63 $67,860 # 1
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Connecticut $31.03 $64,540 # 2
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in District of Columbia $30.96 $64,390 # 3
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Nevada $29.95 $62,300 # 4
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Oregon $29.57 $61,500 # 5
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Rhode Island $28.84 $59,990 # 6
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New York $28.34 $58,950 # 7
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New Jersey $27.99 $58,220 # 8
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Massachusetts $27.76 $57,740 # 9
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New Hampshire $27.71 $57,630 # 10
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Washington $27.50 $57,210 # 11
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Utah $27.42 $57,030 # 12
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Texas $26.97 $56,090 # 13
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Maryland $26.70 $55,540 # 14
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Hawaii $26.70 $55,530 # 15
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Colorado $26.32 $54,750 # 16
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Illinois $25.53 $53,110 # 17
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Virginia $25.53 $53,090 # 18
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Minnesota $25.40 $52,840 # 19
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Michigan $25.31 $52,640 # 20
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Alaska $25.23 $52,480 # 21
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Idaho $24.67 $51,320 # 22
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Ohio $24.68 $51,320 # 23
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Arizona $24.15 $50,240 # 24
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Wyoming $24.15 $50,230 # 25
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Wisconsin $24.05 $50,030 # 26
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Maine $23.91 $49,720 # 27
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Louisiana $23.61 $49,110 # 28
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Tennessee $23.55 $48,990 # 29
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Delaware $23.47 $48,810 # 30
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in North Carolina $23.40 $48,670 # 31
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Iowa $23.34 $48,540 # 32
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in New Mexico $23.21 $48,270 # 33
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Georgia $23.13 $48,100 # 34
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Arkansas $23.09 $48,030 # 35
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $23.01 $47,860 # 36
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Florida $22.92 $47,680 # 37
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Montana $22.83 $47,480 # 38
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in South Carolina $22.17 $46,120 # 39
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Indiana $22.12 $46,010 # 40
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in North Dakota $21.85 $45,450 # 41
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Missouri $21.77 $45,290 # 42
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Kansas $21.73 $45,210 # 43
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Alabama $21.64 $45,010 # 44
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Kentucky $21.57 $44,860 # 45
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Mississippi $21.34 $44,390 # 46
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Oklahoma $21.28 $44,260 # 47
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Nebraska $21.09 $43,860 # 48
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in West Virginia $20.98 $43,640 # 49
Healthcare Social Worker Salary in South Dakota $18.74 $38,980 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics