Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in York-Hanover is 130.
  • Health Care Social Workers in York-Hanover earn an average of $62,750 per year or $30.17 per hour.
  • The percentage of Pennsylvania Health Care Social Workers who work in York-Hanover is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in York-Hanover is less than 1%.

Rankings for York-Hanover

  • Ranks #4 in Pennsylvania for salary and #7 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #10 in Pennsylvania for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #118 in the nation for salary and #118 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #236 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Pennsylvania

York-Hanover Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $62,750 or $30.17 per hour which is 1% more than the Pennsylvania average salary of $61,990.

AverageYork-HanoverPennsylvania% Difference
Hourly Wage$30.17$29.801.24%
Annual Salary$62,750$61,9901.23%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

York-Hanover Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $62,750 or $30.17 per hour which is 0% more than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageYork-HanoverU.S.%
Hourly Wage$30.17$29.960.70%
Annual Salary$62,750$62,3100.71%
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 York-Hanover earns an average annual salary of $64,551 which compares to the Pennsylvania average annual salary of $61,990. per year.

Cost-of-living in York-Hanover is 3% less than the Pennsylvania average, which means York-Hanover residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Pennsylvania average.

  • Pennsylvania average salary is $61,990.
  • Pennsylvania cost-of-living adjusted salary is $63,540.
  • York-Hanover average salary is $62,750.
  • York-Hanover cost-of-living adjusted salary is $64,551.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
York-Hanover$62,75097.21%$64,551
Pennsylvania$61,99097.56%$63,540
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 York-Hanover, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $47,840 and $73,320 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 $96,820, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $44,840, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year13Under $44,840
15%2 – 4 years20$44,840 – $47,840
25%5 – 9 years32$47,840 – $60,630
25%10 – 14 years32$60,630 – $73,320
15%15 – 20 years20$60,630 – $96,820
10%20+ years13Above $96,820
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 $62,750, York-Hanover Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($84,670), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($80,200).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($46,460), Substance Abuse Counselors ($47,580), and Marriage and Family Therapists ($49,550).

TitleAnnual Salary
School Psychologists$84,670
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$80,200
Health Care Social Workers$62,750
Marriage and Family Therapists$49,550
Substance Abuse Counselors$47,580
Social Workers$46,460
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for York-Hanover Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in York-Hanover is 130.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $62,750 per year or $30.17 per hour in York-Hanover.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in York-Hanover Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $64,551 per year or $31 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in York-Hanover are School Psychologists($84,670), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($80,200), Health Care Social Workers($62,750).


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