Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Alaska
Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $61,220 or $29.43 per hour which is 1% more than the Alaska average salary of $60,320.
|Average||Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area||Alaska||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $61,220 or $29.43 per hour which is 1% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $60,608 which compares to the Alaska average annual salary of $60,320. per year.
Cost-of-living in Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area is 1% higher than the Alaska average, which means Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Alaska average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area||$61,220||101.01%||$60,608|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $49,940 and $76,490 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 $81,440, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,550, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||12||Under $37,550|
|15%||2 – 4 years||18||$37,550 – $49,940|
|25%||5 – 9 years||30||$49,940 – $60,670|
|25%||10 – 14 years||30||$60,670 – $76,490|
|15%||15 – 20 years||18||$60,670 – $81,440|
|10%||20+ years||12||Above $81,440|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $61,220, Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Substance Abuse Counselors ($67,530).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($58,550).
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$67,530|
|Health Care Social Workers||$61,220|
FAQ for Alaska Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers
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Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data