Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Asheville
Compared to North Carolina
Asheville Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $60,030 or $28.86 per hour which is 4% less than the North Carolina average salary of $62,540.
|Average||Asheville||North Carolina||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Asheville Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $60,030 or $28.86 per hour which is 3% 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 Asheville earns an average annual salary of $65,186 which compares to the North Carolina average annual salary of $62,540. per year.
Cost-of-living in Asheville is 8% less than the North Carolina average, which means Asheville residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to North Carolina average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Asheville, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $49,040 and $63,580 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 $77,670, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $46,950, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||17||Under $46,950|
|15%||2 – 4 years||26||$46,950 – $49,040|
|25%||5 – 9 years||42||$49,040 – $61,690|
|25%||10 – 14 years||42||$61,690 – $63,580|
|15%||15 – 20 years||26||$61,690 – $77,670|
|10%||20+ years||17||Above $77,670|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $60,030, Asheville Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($88,130), and Psychology Teachers ($66,690).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Marriage and Family Therapists ($47,850), Social Workers ($48,640), Substance Abuse Counselors ($51,680), and School Psychologists ($56,800).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$88,130|
|Health Care Social Workers||$60,030|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$51,680|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$47,850|
FAQ for Asheville Health Care Social Workers
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Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data