Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Cheyenne is 50.
  • Health Care Social Workers in Cheyenne earn an average of $65,420 per year or $31.45 per hour.
  • The percentage of Wyoming Health Care Social Workers who work in Cheyenne is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Health Care Social Workers who work in Cheyenne is less than 1%.

Rankings for Cheyenne

  • Ranks #1 in Wyoming for salary and #1 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #2 in Wyoming for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #83 in the nation for salary and #230 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #428 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Wyoming

Cheyenne Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,420 or $31.45 per hour which is 4% more than the Wyoming average salary of $62,560.

AverageCheyenneWyoming% Difference
Hourly Wage$31.45$30.084.55%
Annual Salary$65,420$62,5604.57%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Cheyenne Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,420 or $31.45 per hour which is 4% more than the U.S. average salary of $62,310.

AverageCheyenneU.S.%
Hourly Wage$31.45$29.964.97%
Annual Salary$65,420$62,3104.99%
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 Cheyenne earns an average annual salary of $70,223 which compares to the Wyoming average annual salary of $62,560. per year.

Cost-of-living in Cheyenne is 7% less than the Wyoming average, which means Cheyenne residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Wyoming average.

  • Wyoming average salary is $62,560.
  • Wyoming cost-of-living adjusted salary is $67,808.
  • Cheyenne average salary is $65,420.
  • Cheyenne cost-of-living adjusted salary is $70,223.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Cheyenne$65,42093.16%$70,223
Wyoming$62,56092.26%$67,808
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 Cheyenne, 50% of Health Care Social Workers earn between $51,500 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 $81,020, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Health Care Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Health Care Social Workers earn under $37,910, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Health Care Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year5Under $37,910
15%2 – 4 years8$37,910 – $51,500
25%5 – 9 years12$51,500 – $61,860
25%10 – 14 years12$61,860 – $77,860
15%15 – 20 years8$61,860 – $81,020
10%20+ years5Above $81,020
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 Social Workers ($54,970), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($63,160), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($64,780).

TitleAnnual Salary
Health Care Social Workers$65,420
Substance Abuse Counselors$64,780
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$63,160
Social Workers$54,970
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Cheyenne Health Care Social Workers

The number of Health Care Social Workers currently employed in Cheyenne is 50.

Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $65,420 per year or $31.45 per hour in Cheyenne.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Cheyenne Health Care Social Workers earn an average of $70,223 per year or $34 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Cheyenne are Health Care Social Workers($65,420), Substance Abuse Counselors($64,780), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($63,160).


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

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