Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Hill Country Region of Texas is 120.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Hill Country Region of Texas earn an average of $56,510 per year or $27.17 per hour.
  • The percentage of Texas Health Care Social Workers who work in Hill Country Region of Texas is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Hill Country Region of Texas is less than 1%.

Rankings for Hill Country Region of Texas

  • Ranks #28 in Texas for salary and #24 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #15 in Texas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #250 in the nation for salary and #308 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #249 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Texas

Hill Country Region of Texas Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,510 or $27.17 per hour which is 12% less than the Texas average salary of $64,840.

AverageHill Country Region of TexasTexas% Difference
Hourly Wage$27.17$31.17-12.83%
Annual Salary$56,510$64,840-12.85%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Hill Country Region of Texas Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,510 or $27.17 per hour which is 9% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageHill Country Region of TexasU.S.%
Hourly Wage$27.17$29.96-9.31%
Annual Salary$56,510$62,310-9.31%
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 Hill Country Region of Texas earns an average annual salary of $61,888 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $64,840. per year.

Cost-of-living in Hill Country Region of Texas is 9% less than the Texas average, which means Hill Country Region of Texas residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Texas average.

  • Texas average salary is $64,840.
  • Texas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $65,140.
  • Hill Country Region of Texas average salary is $56,510.
  • Hill Country Region of Texas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $61,888.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Hill Country Region of Texas$56,51091.31%$61,888
Texas$64,84099.54%$65,140
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 Hill Country Region of Texas, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $45,170 and $63,550 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 $30,910, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year12Under $30,910
15%2 – 4 years18$30,910 – $45,170
25%5 – 9 years30$45,170 – $59,930
25%10 – 14 years30$59,930 – $63,550
15%15 – 20 years18$59,930 – $77,670
10%20+ years12Above $77,670
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 $56,510, Hill Country Region of Texas Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($68,800), School Psychologists ($68,160), and Psychology Teachers ($65,950).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($44,700), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,670).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$68,800
School Psychologists$68,160
Psychology Teachers$65,950
Health Care Social Workers$56,510
Substance Abuse Counselors$46,670
Social Workers$44,700
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Hill Country Region of Texas Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Hill Country Region of Texas is 120.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,510 per year or $27.17 per hour in Hill Country Region of Texas.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Hill Country Region of Texas Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $61,888 per year or $30 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Hill Country Region of Texas are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($68,800), School Psychologists($68,160), Psychology Teachers($65,950).


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

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