Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Utica-Rome is 170.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Utica-Rome earn an average of $52,560 per year or $25.27 per hour.
  • The percentage of New York Health Care Social Workers who work in Utica-Rome is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Utica-Rome is less than 1%.

Rankings for Utica-Rome

  • Ranks #7 in New York for salary and #11 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #10 in New York for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #381 in the nation for salary and #222 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #174 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to New York

Utica-Rome Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $52,560 or $25.27 per hour which is 14% less than the New York average salary of $61,680.

AverageUtica-RomeNew York% Difference
Hourly Wage$25.27$29.66-14.80%
Annual Salary$52,560$61,680-14.79%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Utica-Rome Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $52,560 or $25.27 per hour which is 15% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageUtica-RomeU.S.%
Hourly Wage$25.27$29.96-15.65%
Annual Salary$52,560$62,310-15.65%
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 Utica-Rome earns an average annual salary of $56,322 which compares to the New York average annual salary of $61,680. per year.

Cost-of-living in Utica-Rome is 7% less than the New York average, which means Utica-Rome residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to New York average.

  • New York average salary is $61,680.
  • New York cost-of-living adjusted salary is $55,966.
  • Utica-Rome average salary is $52,560.
  • Utica-Rome cost-of-living adjusted salary is $56,322.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Utica-Rome$52,56093.32%$56,322
New York$61,680110.21%$55,966
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 Utica-Rome, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $38,990 and $61,860 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 $77,860, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $36,150, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year17Under $36,150
15%2 – 4 years26$36,150 – $38,990
25%5 – 9 years42$38,990 – $48,970
25%10 – 14 years42$48,970 – $61,860
15%15 – 20 years26$48,970 – $77,860
10%20+ years17Above $77,860
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 $52,560, Utica-Rome Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($102,330), School Psychologists ($89,720), Social Workers ($58,790), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($53,550).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$102,330
School Psychologists$89,720
Social Workers$58,790
Substance Abuse Counselors$53,550
Health Care Social Workers$52,560
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Utica-Rome Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Utica-Rome is 170.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $52,560 per year or $25.27 per hour in Utica-Rome.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Utica-Rome Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,322 per year or $27 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Utica-Rome are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($102,330), School Psychologists($89,720), Social Workers($58,790).


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