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Case Worker salary in United States

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

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The average salary for a case worker is $18.90 per hour in the United States. 2.7k salaries reported, updated at August 11, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Top companies for Case Workers in United States

  1. H.O.P.E. Counseling & Associates, LLC
    6 reviews9 salaries reported
    $35.12per hour
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Highest paying cities for Case Workers in United States

  1. San Antonio, TX
    $25.40 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $22.48 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $21.28 per hour
    20 salaries reported
  1. Chicago, IL
    $20.76 per hour
    19 salaries reported
  2. Pittsburgh, PA
    $18.89 per hour
    62 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $16.34 per hour
    36 salaries reported
  1. Bronx, NY
    $15.99 per hour
    32 salaries reported
  2. Lancaster, PA
    $13.52 per hour
    115 salaries reported
  3. Harrisburg, PA
    $13.14 per hour
    53 salaries reported
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Where can a Case Worker earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Case Workers

Top fields of study
Sociology Degree

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Top Fields of studySalaryJob openingsCompanies
17 jobs35
26 jobs61
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Most common benefits for Case Workers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,245 ratings

38% of Case Workers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Case Manager

27,033 job openings

Average $20.17 per hour

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21,022 job openings

Average $46.37 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Case Worker

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Do case workers make good money?

Case worker salaries vary between states. Some factors that determine how much a case worker makes include the level of experience, education, employer and location.

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Where do case workers get paid the most?

The highest paying cities for case workers are:

  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Bronx, NY
  • Chicago, IL
  • New York, NY
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
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