Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Idaho Falls is 60.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Idaho Falls earn an average of $53,910 per year or $25.92 per hour.
  • The percentage of Idaho Health Care Social Workers who work in Idaho Falls is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Idaho Falls is less than 1%.

Rankings for Idaho Falls

  • Ranks #8 in Idaho for salary and #3 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Idaho for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #338 in the nation for salary and #317 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #392 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Idaho

Idaho Falls Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,910 or $25.92 per hour which is 15% less than the Idaho average salary of $63,990.

AverageIdaho FallsIdaho% Difference
Hourly Wage$25.92$30.77-15.76%
Annual Salary$53,910$63,990-15.75%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Idaho Falls Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,910 or $25.92 per hour which is 13% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageIdaho FallsU.S.%
Hourly Wage$25.92$29.96-13.48%
Annual Salary$53,910$62,310-13.48%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living

When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Idaho Falls earns an average annual salary of $59,157 which compares to the Idaho average annual salary of $63,990. per year.

Cost-of-living in Idaho Falls is 9% less than the Idaho average, which means Idaho Falls residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Idaho average.

  • Idaho average salary is $63,990.
  • Idaho cost-of-living adjusted salary is $70,164.
  • Idaho Falls average salary is $53,910.
  • Idaho Falls cost-of-living adjusted salary is $59,157.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Idaho Falls$53,91091.13%$59,157
Idaho$63,99091.20%$70,164
U.S.$62,310$62,310
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Ranges for Education and Experience

In Idaho Falls, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $47,250 and $60,110 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 $63,980, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $23,870, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year6Under $23,870
15%2 – 4 years9$23,870 – $47,250
25%5 – 9 years15$47,250 – $60,110
25%10 – 14 years15$60,110 – $60,110
15%15 – 20 years9$60,110 – $63,980
10%20+ years6Above $63,980
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

With an average annual salary of $53,910, Idaho Falls Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($90,580), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($54,930).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($47,160).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$90,580
Substance Abuse Counselors$54,930
Health Care Social Workers$53,910
Social Workers$47,160
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Idaho Falls Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Idaho Falls is 60.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,910 per year or $25.92 per hour in Idaho Falls.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Idaho Falls Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $59,157 per year or $28 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Idaho Falls are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($90,580), Substance Abuse Counselors($54,930), Health Care Social Workers($53,910).


Additional Salary Reports for Health Care Social Workers in Idaho cities and Metros and U.S. States.

Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data