Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area is 100.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $71,490 per year or $34.37 per hour.
  • The percentage of Oregon Health Care Social Workers who work in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #7 in Oregon for salary and #9 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Oregon for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #42 in the nation for salary and #142 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #284 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Oregon

Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $71,490 or $34.37 per hour which is 10% less than the Oregon average salary of $79,870.

AverageCoast Oregon Nonmetropolitan AreaOregon% Difference
Hourly Wage$34.37$38.40-10.49%
Annual Salary$71,490$79,870-10.49%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $71,490 or $34.37 per hour which is 14% more than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageCoast Oregon Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$34.37$29.9614.72%
Annual Salary$71,490$62,31014.73%
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 Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $74,252 which compares to the Oregon average annual salary of $79,870. per year.

Cost-of-living in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area is 4% less than the Oregon average, which means Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Oregon average.

  • Oregon average salary is $79,870.
  • Oregon cost-of-living adjusted salary is $77,831.
  • Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $71,490.
  • Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $74,252.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area$71,49096.28%$74,252
Oregon$79,870102.62%$77,831
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 Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $61,770 and $77,860 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 $81,040, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $48,280, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year10Under $48,280
15%2 – 4 years15$48,280 – $61,770
25%5 – 9 years25$61,770 – $76,010
25%10 – 14 years25$76,010 – $77,860
15%15 – 20 years15$76,010 – $81,040
10%20+ years10Above $81,040
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 $71,490, Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($77,170).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($53,030), and Social Workers ($55,800).

TitleAnnual Salary
School Psychologists$77,170
Health Care Social Workers$71,490
Social Workers$55,800
Substance Abuse Counselors$53,030
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area is 100.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $71,490 per year or $34.37 per hour in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $74,252 per year or $36 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Coast Oregon Nonmetropolitan Area are School Psychologists($77,170), Health Care Social Workers($71,490), Social Workers($55,800).


Additional Salary Reports for Health Care Social Workers in Oregon cities and Metros and U.S. States.

Official Data Sources for Health Care Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data