Social Worker Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 8,974 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 14, 2018
Average salary
$57,501 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 $57,501 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 8,974 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
$77,040 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
$60,123 per year
$55,686 per year
$68,369 per year
$50,667 per year
$75,973 per year

Social Worker job openings

Student Support and Success Center Specialist
Hartford Public Schools
Hartford, CT
Social Worker - Baptist Health Medical Group - Administration
Baptist Healthcare System
Lexington, KY
Social Worker
Monroe Community Hospital
Rochester, NY
Social Worker Jobs