Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Fond du Lac is 30.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Fond du Lac earn an average of $56,090 per year or $26.97 per hour.
  • The percentage of Wisconsin Health Care Social Workers who work in Fond du Lac is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Fond du Lac is less than 1%.

Rankings for Fond du Lac

  • Ranks #8 in Wisconsin for salary and #10 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #16 in Wisconsin for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #264 in the nation for salary and #298 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #496 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Wisconsin

Fond du Lac Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,090 or $26.97 per hour which is 4% less than the Wisconsin average salary of $59,000.

AverageFond du LacWisconsin% Difference
Hourly Wage$26.97$28.36-4.90%
Annual Salary$56,090$59,000-4.93%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Fond du Lac Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,090 or $26.97 per hour which is 9% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageFond du LacU.S.%
Hourly Wage$26.97$29.96-9.98%
Annual Salary$56,090$62,310-9.98%
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 Fond du Lac earns an average annual salary of $61,267 which compares to the Wisconsin average annual salary of $59,000. per year.

Cost-of-living in Fond du Lac is 8% less than the Wisconsin average, which means Fond du Lac residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Wisconsin average.

  • Wisconsin average salary is $59,000.
  • Wisconsin cost-of-living adjusted salary is $63,312.
  • Fond du Lac average salary is $56,090.
  • Fond du Lac cost-of-living adjusted salary is $61,267.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Fond du Lac$56,09091.55%$61,267
Wisconsin$59,00093.19%$63,312
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 Fond du Lac, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $47,230 and $61,770 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 $74,000, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $39,220, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year3Under $39,220
15%2 – 4 years4$39,220 – $47,230
25%5 – 9 years8$47,230 – $58,190
25%10 – 14 years8$58,190 – $61,770
15%15 – 20 years4$58,190 – $74,000
10%20+ years3Above $74,000
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 $56,090, Fond du Lac Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($84,030).

However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($48,780), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,450).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$84,030
Health Care Social Workers$56,090
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,450
Social Workers$48,780
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Fond du Lac Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Fond du Lac is 30.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $56,090 per year or $26.97 per hour in Fond du Lac.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Fond du Lac Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $61,267 per year or $29 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Fond du Lac are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($84,030), Health Care Social Workers($56,090), Substance Abuse Counselors($52,450).


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