Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is 260.
  • Health Care Social Workers in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $53,360 per year or $25.65 per hour.
  • The percentage of Ohio Health Care Social Workers who work in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #12 in Ohio for salary and #9 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #9 in Ohio for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #354 in the nation for salary and #431 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #107 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Ohio

North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,360 or $25.65 per hour which is 8% less than the Ohio average salary of $58,120.

AverageNorth Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan AreaOhio% Difference
Hourly Wage$25.65$27.94-8.20%
Annual Salary$53,360$58,120-8.19%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,360 or $25.65 per hour which is 14% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageNorth Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$25.65$29.96-14.39%
Annual Salary$53,360$62,310-14.36%
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 North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $60,802 which compares to the Ohio average annual salary of $58,120. per year.

Cost-of-living in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is 12% less than the Ohio average, which means North Northeastern 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.
  • North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $53,360.
  • North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $60,802.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area$53,36087.76%$60,802
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 North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $46,710 and $60,110 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 $73,390, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $36,900, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year26Under $36,900
15%2 – 4 years39$36,900 – $46,710
25%5 – 9 years65$46,710 – $49,730
25%10 – 14 years65$49,730 – $60,110
15%15 – 20 years39$49,730 – $73,390
10%20+ years26Above $73,390
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 $53,360, North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($100,510), Psychology Teachers ($80,630), and School Psychologists ($72,910).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($43,780), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($49,080).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$100,510
Psychology Teachers$80,630
School Psychologists$72,910
Health Care Social Workers$53,360
Substance Abuse Counselors$49,080
Social Workers$43,780
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area is 260.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $53,360 per year or $25.65 per hour in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $60,802 per year or $29 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in North Northeastern Ohio Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($100,510), Psychology Teachers($80,630), School Psychologists($72,910).


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