Social Worker Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 12,940 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 19, 2018
Average salary
$52,379 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$121,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Social Worker is $52,379 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 12,940 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Social Worker employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Social Worker is 1-3 years.
Social Worker salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$76,548 per year
$73,077 per year
$73,684 per year
$66,962 per year
$63,001 per year
$60,704 per year
$62,548 per year
$61,043 per year
$72,899 per year
$62,348 per year
Social Worker salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$52,840 per year
$46,908 per year
$63,837 per year
$67,484 per year
$44,090 per year

Social Worker job openings

Social Worker
U.S. Federal Government
Washington, DC
Crisis Intervention Specialist - Emergency Services
Providence Health & Services
Portland, OR
Social Worker – Center for Cognitive Health
Mount Sinai
New York, NY
Social Worker Jobs