Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is 210.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $54,920 per year or $26.40 per hour.
  • The percentage of Ohio Health Care Social Workers who work in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #9 in Ohio for salary and #10 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #11 in Ohio for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #309 in the nation for salary and #429 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #136 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Ohio

Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $54,920 or $26.40 per hour which is 5% less than the Ohio average salary of $58,120.

AverageEastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan AreaOhio% Difference
Hourly Wage$26.40$27.94-5.51%
Annual Salary$54,920$58,120-5.51%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $54,920 or $26.40 per hour which is 11% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageEastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$26.40$29.96-11.88%
Annual Salary$54,920$62,310-11.86%
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 Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $62,580 which compares to the Ohio average annual salary of $58,120. per year.

Cost-of-living in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is 12% less than the Ohio average, which means Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Ohio average.

  • Ohio average salary is $58,120.
  • Ohio cost-of-living adjusted salary is $63,388.
  • Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $54,920.
  • Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $62,580.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area$54,92087.76%$62,580
Ohio$58,12091.69%$63,388
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 Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $47,060 and $63,320 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 $63,320, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,720, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year21Under $37,720
15%2 – 4 years32$37,720 – $47,060
25%5 – 9 years52$47,060 – $58,960
25%10 – 14 years52$58,960 – $63,320
15%15 – 20 years32$58,960 – $63,320
10%20+ years21Above $63,320
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 $54,920, Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($118,000), and School Psychologists ($68,160).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($43,600), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($49,770).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$118,000
School Psychologists$68,160
Health Care Social Workers$54,920
Substance Abuse Counselors$49,770
Social Workers$43,600
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is 210.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $54,920 per year or $26.40 per hour in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $62,580 per year or $30 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Eastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($118,000), School Psychologists($68,160), Health Care Social Workers($54,920).


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