Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Illinois
Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $51,360 or $24.69 per hour which is 13% less than the Illinois average salary of $59,090.
|Average||Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area||Illinois||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $51,360 or $24.69 per hour which is 17% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $59,431 which compares to the Illinois average annual salary of $59,090. per year.
Cost-of-living in Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 14% less than the Illinois average, which means Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Illinois average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area||$51,360||86.42%||$59,431|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $29,530 and $63,480 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 $77,510, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $28,810, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||9||Under $28,810|
|15%||2 – 4 years||14||$28,810 – $29,530|
|25%||5 – 9 years||22||$29,530 – $47,900|
|25%||10 – 14 years||22||$47,900 – $63,480|
|15%||15 – 20 years||14||$47,900 – $77,510|
|10%||20+ years||9||Above $77,510|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $51,360, Northwest Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($61,800), and Social Workers ($53,660).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,860).
|Health Care Social Workers||$51,360|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$46,860|