Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area is 50.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $57,120 per year or $27.46 per hour.
  • The percentage of Idaho Health Care Social Workers who work in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #7 in Idaho for salary and #7 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #5 in Idaho for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #236 in the nation for salary and #398 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #462 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Idaho

Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $57,120 or $27.46 per hour which is 10% less than the Idaho average salary of $63,990.

AverageSoutheast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan AreaIdaho% Difference
Hourly Wage$27.46$30.77-10.76%
Annual Salary$57,120$63,990-10.74%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $57,120 or $27.46 per hour which is 8% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageSoutheast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$27.46$29.96-8.34%
Annual Salary$57,120$62,310-8.33%
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 Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $64,513 which compares to the Idaho average annual salary of $63,990. per year.

Cost-of-living in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area is 11% less than the Idaho average, which means Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area 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.
  • Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $57,120.
  • Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $64,513.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area$57,12088.54%$64,513
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 Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $38,990 and $62,710 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 $77,670, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,190, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year5Under $37,190
15%2 – 4 years8$37,190 – $38,990
25%5 – 9 years12$38,990 – $58,840
25%10 – 14 years12$58,840 – $62,710
15%15 – 20 years8$58,840 – $77,670
10%20+ years5Above $77,670
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($48,930), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($54,110).

TitleAnnual Salary
Health Care Social Workers$57,120
Substance Abuse Counselors$54,110
Social Workers$48,930
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area is 50.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $57,120 per year or $27.46 per hour in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $64,513 per year or $31 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Southeast-Central Idaho Nonmetropolitan Area are Health Care Social Workers($57,120), Substance Abuse Counselors($54,110), Social Workers($48,930).


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