Social Worker Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 1,580 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 18, 2018
Average in California
$64,925 per year
22% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$19,000
$136,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Social Worker make in California?

The average salary for a Social Worker is $64,925 per year in California, which is 22% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 1,580 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 California
CompanyAverage salary
$87,861 per year
$81,619 per year
$78,079 per year
$76,958 per year
$72,041 per year
$72,310 per year
$68,820 per year
$69,869 per year
$68,041 per year
$67,152 per year
Social Worker salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$66,096 per year
$70,765 per year
$72,172 per year
$49,765 per year
$77,103 per year

Social Worker job openings

Clinical Associate
New Beginnings Counseling Centers, Inc.
Auburn, CA
DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT IV - CITY MANAGER'S OFFICE - PT LEVEL 12
City of Huntington Beach, CA
Huntington Beach, CA
Therapist/Coach/Social Worker
Wolf Clinical Services
Los Angeles, CA
Social Worker jobs in California