Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Wisconsin
Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $49,360 or $23.73 per hour which is 16% less than the Wisconsin average salary of $59,000.
|Average||Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area||Wisconsin||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $49,360 or $23.73 per hour which is 20% less than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.
|Average||Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Health Care Social Workers in Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $55,548 which compares to the Wisconsin average annual salary of $59,000. per year.
Cost-of-living in Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area is 11% less than the Wisconsin average, which means Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Wisconsin average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area||$49,360||88.86%||$55,548|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $38,990 and $59,180 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 $61,870, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,300, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||8||Under $37,300|
|15%||2 – 4 years||12||$37,300 – $38,990|
|25%||5 – 9 years||20||$38,990 – $49,040|
|25%||10 – 14 years||20||$49,040 – $59,180|
|15%||15 – 20 years||12||$49,040 – $61,870|
|10%||20+ years||8||Above $61,870|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $49,360, Northwestern Wisconsin Nonmetropolitan Area Health Care Social Workers tend to earn less than Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,780).
However, Health Care Social Workers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($49,280).
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$52,780|
|Health Care Social Workers||$49,360|