Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Alabama
Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $50,720 or $24.39 per hour which is almost same as Alabama average salary of $50,450.
|Average||Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area||Alabama||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $50,720 or $24.39 per hour which is 18% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $60,670 which compares to the Alabama average annual salary of $50,450. per year.
Cost-of-living in Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area is 16% less than the Alabama average, which means Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Alabama average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area||$50,720||83.60%||$60,670|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Southeast Alabama Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $46,810 and $59,700 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn more than $62,520, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $29,010, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||7||Under $29,010|
|15%||2 – 4 years||10||$29,010 – $46,810|
|25%||5 – 9 years||18||$46,810 – $49,570|
|25%||10 – 14 years||18||$49,570 – $59,700|
|15%||15 – 20 years||10||$49,570 – $62,520|
|10%||20+ years||7||Above $62,520|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($41,810), and Social Workers ($43,630).
|Health Care Social Workers||$50,720|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$41,810|