Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for New York-Newark-Jersey City
Compared to New York
New York-Newark-Jersey City Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,890 or $31.68 per hour which is 6% more than the New York average salary of $61,680.
|Average||New York-Newark-Jersey City||New York||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
New York-Newark-Jersey City Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,890 or $31.68 per hour which is 5% more than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||New York-Newark-Jersey City||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in New York-Newark-Jersey City earns an average annual salary of $57,062 which compares to the New York average annual salary of $61,680. per year.
Cost-of-living in New York-Newark-Jersey City is 15% higher than the New York average, which means New York-Newark-Jersey City residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to New York average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City||$65,890||115.47%||$57,062|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In New York-Newark-Jersey City, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $47,700 and $78,220 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 $99,080, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $39,120, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||1,775||Under $39,120|
|15%||2 – 4 years||2,662||$39,120 – $47,700|
|25%||5 – 9 years||4,438||$47,700 – $61,000|
|25%||10 – 14 years||4,438||$61,000 – $78,220|
|15%||15 – 20 years||2,662||$61,000 – $99,080|
|10%||20+ years||1,775||Above $99,080|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $65,890, New York-Newark-Jersey City Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($129,390), Psychology Teachers ($111,290), Forensic Psychologists ($102,220), School Psychologists ($98,980), Marriage and Family Therapists ($76,090), and Social Workers ($73,840).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($61,390).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$129,390|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$76,090|
|Health Care Social Workers||$65,890|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$61,390|
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Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data