Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell
Compared to Georgia
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $58,620 or $28.18 per hour which is 7% more than the Georgia average salary of $54,710.
|Average||Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell||Georgia||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $58,620 or $28.18 per hour which is 5% 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell earns an average annual salary of $59,719 which compares to the Georgia average annual salary of $54,710. per year.
Cost-of-living in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell is 2% less than the Georgia average, which means Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $43,620 and $70,870 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 $78,020, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $36,300, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||246||Under $36,300|
|15%||2 – 4 years||369||$36,300 – $43,620|
|25%||5 – 9 years||615||$43,620 – $55,690|
|25%||10 – 14 years||615||$55,690 – $70,870|
|15%||15 – 20 years||369||$55,690 – $78,020|
|10%||20+ years||246||Above $78,020|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $58,620, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($101,260), Psychology Teachers ($87,620), School Psychologists ($83,720), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($75,500).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($47,530), Marriage and Family Therapists ($48,860), and Social Workers ($51,110).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$75,500|
|Health Care Social Workers||$58,620|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$48,860|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$47,530|
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