Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Owensboro
Compared to Kentucky
Owensboro Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,340 or $25.64 per hour which is 3% less than the Kentucky average salary of $55,540.
Compared to the U.S.
Owensboro Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,340 or $25.64 per hour which is 14% 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 Owensboro earns an average annual salary of $59,161 which compares to the Kentucky average annual salary of $55,540. per year.
Cost-of-living in Owensboro is 10% less than the Kentucky average, which means Owensboro residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Kentucky average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Owensboro, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $45,490 and $63,190 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 $63,320, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,830, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||4||Under $37,830|
|15%||2 – 4 years||6||$37,830 – $45,490|
|25%||5 – 9 years||10||$45,490 – $50,410|
|25%||10 – 14 years||10||$50,410 – $63,190|
|15%||15 – 20 years||6||$50,410 – $63,320|
|10%||20+ years||4||Above $63,320|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($45,250), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,440).
|Health Care Social Workers||$53,340|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$46,440|
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Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data