Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Anchorage
Compared to Alaska
Anchorage Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $60,160 or $28.93 per hour which is almost same as Alaska average salary of $60,320.
Compared to the U.S.
Anchorage Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $60,160 or $28.93 per hour which is 3% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Anchorage earns an average annual salary of $57,691 which compares to the Alaska average annual salary of $60,320. per year.
Cost-of-living in Anchorage is 4% higher than the Alaska average, which means Anchorage 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|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Anchorage, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $39,190 and $79,310 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 $99,420, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $39,190, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||12||Under $39,190|
|15%||2 – 4 years||18||$39,190 – $39,190|
|25%||5 – 9 years||30||$39,190 – $49,940|
|25%||10 – 14 years||30||$49,940 – $79,310|
|15%||15 – 20 years||18||$49,940 – $99,420|
|10%||20+ years||12||Above $99,420|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $60,160, Anchorage Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($92,390), Substance Abuse Counselors ($65,510), and Social Workers ($64,260).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$92,390|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$65,510|
|Health Care Social Workers||$60,160|
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