Social Worker Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 8,964 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 16, 2018
Average salary
$57,519 per year
  • Most Reported
$16,000
$123,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Social Worker is $57,519 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 8,964 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
$89,531 per year
$85,094 per year
$79,254 per year
$76,002 per year
$77,031 per year
$72,701 per year
$66,568 per year
$61,560 per year
$59,710 per year
$56,688 per year
Social Worker salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$60,119 per year
$55,651 per year
$68,369 per year
$50,667 per year
$75,973 per year

Social Worker job openings

Social Worker 1
Commonwealth of PA Bureau of State Employment
Collegeville, PA
Student Support and Success Center Specialist
Hartford Public Schools
Hartford, CT
Social Worker (Caregiver Support Coord)
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Wilmington, DE
Social Worker Jobs