Social Worker Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 13,366 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 13, 2018
Average salary
$52,645 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 $52,645 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 13,366 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
$84,199 per year
$79,355 per year
$76,674 per year
$74,370 per year
$66,962 per year
$63,700 per year
$62,908 per year
$58,252 per year
$72,899 per year
$62,013 per year
Social Worker salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$53,021 per year
$46,888 per year
$63,994 per year
$51,125 per year
$68,379 per year

Social Worker job openings

Human Service Worker - Enrollment Counselor
County of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
POLICE SOCIAL WORKER 36
City of Lansing, Michigan
Lansing, MI
Family Liaison- Ronald McDonald House
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Columbus, OH
Social Worker Jobs