What is the average salary for a Social Worker in Massachusetts?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Social Worker is $57,120. Salaries start from $25,710 and go up to $86,320. Please note that the average salary for a 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 Social Workers in Boston, Massachusetts earn:

$86,320
Senior

The top 25% of Social Workers in Boston, Massachusetts earn:

$77,420
Experienced

The middle 50% of Social Workers in Boston, Massachusetts earn:

$63,420
Junior

The bottom 25% of Social Workers in Boston, Massachusetts earn:

$36,070
Starting

The bottom 10% of Social Workers in Boston, Massachusetts earn:

$25,710

Historical salary

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