Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Evansville is 250.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Evansville earn an average of $51,000 per year or $24.52 per hour.
  • The percentage of Indiana Health Care Social Workers who work in Evansville is 5%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Evansville is less than 1%.

Rankings for Evansville

  • Ranks #12 in Indiana for salary and #8 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Indiana for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #414 in the nation for salary and #343 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #112 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Indiana

Evansville Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $51,000 or $24.52 per hour which is 9% less than the Indiana average salary of $56,460.

AverageEvansvilleIndiana% Difference
Hourly Wage$24.52$27.14-9.65%
Annual Salary$51,000$56,460-9.67%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Evansville Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $51,000 or $24.52 per hour which is 18% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageEvansvilleU.S.%
Hourly Wage$24.52$29.96-18.16%
Annual Salary$51,000$62,310-18.15%
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 Evansville earns an average annual salary of $56,654 which compares to the Indiana average annual salary of $56,460. per year.

Cost-of-living in Evansville is 10% less than the Indiana average, which means Evansville residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Indiana average.

  • Indiana average salary is $56,460.
  • Indiana cost-of-living adjusted salary is $61,038.
  • Evansville average salary is $51,000.
  • Evansville cost-of-living adjusted salary is $56,654.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Evansville$51,00090.02%$56,654
Indiana$56,46092.50%$61,038
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 Evansville, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $38,670 and $60,630 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 $63,580, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,000, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year25Under $37,000
15%2 – 4 years38$37,000 – $38,670
25%5 – 9 years62$38,670 – $48,250
25%10 – 14 years62$48,250 – $60,630
15%15 – 20 years38$48,250 – $63,580
10%20+ years25Above $63,580
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 $51,000, Evansville Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($87,950).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Marriage and Family Therapists ($44,110), Social Workers ($44,710), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($45,220).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$87,950
Health Care Social Workers$51,000
Substance Abuse Counselors$45,220
Social Workers$44,710
Marriage and Family Therapists$44,110
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Evansville Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Evansville is 250.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $51,000 per year or $24.52 per hour in Evansville.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Evansville Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,654 per year or $27 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Evansville are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($87,950), Health Care Social Workers($51,000), Substance Abuse Counselors($45,220).


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