Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Longview is 60.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Longview earn an average of $63,050 per year or $30.31 per hour.
  • The percentage of Washington Health Care Social Workers who work in Longview is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Longview is less than 1%.

Rankings for Longview

  • Ranks #6 in Washington for salary and #10 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #12 in Washington for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #113 in the nation for salary and #117 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #409 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Washington

Longview Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $63,050 or $30.31 per hour which is 12% less than the Washington average salary of $71,800.

AverageLongviewWashington% Difference
Hourly Wage$30.31$34.52-12.20%
Annual Salary$63,050$71,800-12.19%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Longview Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $63,050 or $30.31 per hour which is 1% more than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageLongviewU.S.%
Hourly Wage$30.31$29.961.17%
Annual Salary$63,050$62,3101.19%
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 Longview earns an average annual salary of $64,826 which compares to the Washington average annual salary of $71,800. per year.

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

  • Washington average salary is $71,800.
  • Washington cost-of-living adjusted salary is $66,878.
  • Longview average salary is $63,050.
  • Longview cost-of-living adjusted salary is $64,826.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Longview$63,05097.26%$64,826
Washington$71,800107.36%$66,878
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 Longview, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $49,230 and $72,770 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 $79,730, 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 Year6Under $36,900
15%2 – 4 years9$36,900 – $49,230
25%5 – 9 years15$49,230 – $62,330
25%10 – 14 years15$62,330 – $72,770
15%15 – 20 years9$62,330 – $79,730
10%20+ years6Above $79,730
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($57,680), and Social Workers ($59,110).

TitleAnnual Salary
Health Care Social Workers$63,050
Social Workers$59,110
Substance Abuse Counselors$57,680
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Longview Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Longview is 60.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $63,050 per year or $30.31 per hour in Longview.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Longview Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $64,826 per year or $31 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Longview are Health Care Social Workers($63,050), Social Workers($59,110), Substance Abuse Counselors($57,680).


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

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