Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Colorado
Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $58,990 or $28.36 per hour which is almost same as Colorado average salary of $58,450.
|Average||Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area||Colorado||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $58,990 or $28.36 per hour which is 5% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $61,705 which compares to the Colorado average annual salary of $58,450. per year.
Cost-of-living in Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area is 4% less than the Colorado average, which means Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Colorado average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area||$58,990||95.60%||$61,705|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $44,300 and $72,740 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 $92,800, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $36,030, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||11||Under $36,030|
|15%||2 – 4 years||16||$36,030 – $44,300|
|25%||5 – 9 years||28||$44,300 – $58,250|
|25%||10 – 14 years||28||$58,250 – $72,740|
|15%||15 – 20 years||16||$58,250 – $92,800|
|10%||20+ years||11||Above $92,800|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $58,990, Northwest Colorado Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($99,700), and Marriage and Family Therapists ($65,120).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($50,990), Substance Abuse Counselors ($55,960), and Social Workers ($57,850).
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$65,120|
|Health Care Social Workers||$58,990|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$55,960|
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$50,990|