Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Montana
West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $55,530 or $26.70 per hour which is almost same as Montana average salary of $55,830.
|Average||West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area||Montana||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $55,530 or $26.70 per hour which is 10% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $60,026 which compares to the Montana average annual salary of $55,830. per year.
Cost-of-living in West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area is 7% less than the Montana average, which means West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Montana average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area||$55,530||92.51%||$60,026|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $47,430 and $62,880 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 $77,280, 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.
|10%||Less than a Year||8||Under $37,190|
|15%||2 – 4 years||12||$37,190 – $47,430|
|25%||5 – 9 years||20||$47,430 – $60,630|
|25%||10 – 14 years||20||$60,630 – $62,880|
|15%||15 – 20 years||12||$60,630 – $77,280|
|10%||20+ years||8||Above $77,280|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $55,530, West Montana Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($64,030).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($42,650), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,870).
|Health Care Social Workers||$55,530|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$46,870|