Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in St. George is 100.
  • Health Care Social Workers in St. George earn an average of $65,600 per year or $31.54 per hour.
  • The percentage of Utah Health Care Social Workers who work in St. George is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in St. George is less than 1%.

Rankings for St. George

  • Ranks #3 in Utah for salary and #4 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Utah for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #79 in the nation for salary and #202 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #308 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Utah

St. George Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,600 or $31.54 per hour which is 3% less than the Utah average salary of $67,880.

AverageSt. GeorgeUtah% Difference
Hourly Wage$31.54$32.63-3.34%
Annual Salary$65,600$67,880-3.36%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

St. George Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,600 or $31.54 per hour which is 5% more than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageSt. GeorgeU.S.%
Hourly Wage$31.54$29.965.27%
Annual Salary$65,600$62,3105.28%
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 St. George earns an average annual salary of $69,824 which compares to the Utah average annual salary of $67,880. per year.

Cost-of-living in St. George is 6% less than the Utah average, which means St. George residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Utah average.

  • Utah average salary is $67,880.
  • Utah cost-of-living adjusted salary is $71,213.
  • St. George average salary is $65,600.
  • St. George cost-of-living adjusted salary is $69,824.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
St. George$65,60093.95%$69,824
Utah$67,88095.32%$71,213
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 St. George, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $60,110 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 $98,470, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $24,440, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year10Under $24,440
15%2 – 4 years15$24,440 – $60,110
25%5 – 9 years25$60,110 – $62,350
25%10 – 14 years25$62,350 – $77,860
15%15 – 20 years15$62,350 – $98,470
10%20+ years10Above $98,470
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 $65,600, St. George Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($97,770), Marriage and Family Therapists ($81,270), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($70,630).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($46,700), and School Psychologists ($56,480).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$97,770
Marriage and Family Therapists$81,270
Substance Abuse Counselors$70,630
Health Care Social Workers$65,600
School Psychologists$56,480
Social Workers$46,700
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for St. George Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in St. George is 100.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,600 per year or $31.54 per hour in St. George.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in St. George Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $69,824 per year or $34 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in St. George are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($97,770), Marriage and Family Therapists($81,270), Substance Abuse Counselors($70,630).


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