Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Mississippi
Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $52,940 or $25.45 per hour which is 3% less than the Mississippi average salary of $54,810.
|Average||Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area||Mississippi||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $52,940 or $25.45 per hour which is 15% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $62,496 which compares to the Mississippi average annual salary of $54,810. per year.
Cost-of-living in Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area is 15% less than the Mississippi average, which means Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Mississippi average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area||$52,940||84.71%||$62,496|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Southwest Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $38,530 and $61,120 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 $77,040, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $36,110, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||7||Under $36,110|
|15%||2 – 4 years||10||$36,110 – $38,530|
|25%||5 – 9 years||18||$38,530 – $48,870|
|25%||10 – 14 years||18||$48,870 – $61,120|
|15%||15 – 20 years||10||$48,870 – $77,040|
|10%||20+ years||7||Above $77,040|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($35,520), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($36,360).
|Health Care Social Workers||$52,940|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$36,360|
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Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data