Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Athens-Clarke County
Compared to Georgia
Athens-Clarke County Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $46,150 or $22.19 per hour which is 15% less than the Georgia average salary of $54,710.
|Average||Athens-Clarke County||Georgia||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Athens-Clarke County Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $46,150 or $22.19 per hour which is 25% 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 Athens-Clarke County earns an average annual salary of $51,227 which compares to the Georgia average annual salary of $54,710. per year.
Cost-of-living in Athens-Clarke County is 10% less than the Georgia average, which means Athens-Clarke County residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Georgia average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Athens-Clarke County, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $33,420 and $60,540 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 $76,600, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $17,430, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||9||Under $17,430|
|15%||2 – 4 years||14||$17,430 – $33,420|
|25%||5 – 9 years||22||$33,420 – $44,270|
|25%||10 – 14 years||22||$44,270 – $60,540|
|15%||15 – 20 years||14||$44,270 – $76,600|
|10%||20+ years||9||Above $76,600|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($43,150), and Social Workers ($44,910).
|Health Care Social Workers||$46,150|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$43,150|
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Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data