Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area
Compared to Arkansas
South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area Social Workers earn an average of $39,350 or $18.92 per hour which is 4% less than the Arkansas average salary of $41,110.
|Average||South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area||Arkansas||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area Social Workers earn an average of $39,350 or $18.92 per hour which is 28% less than the U.S. average salary of $54,880.
|Average||South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Social Workers in South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $46,050 which compares to the Arkansas average annual salary of $41,110. per year.
Cost-of-living in South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area is 15% less than the Arkansas average, which means South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Arkansas average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area||$39,350||85.45%||$46,050|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Social Workers earn between $36,740 and $46,300 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $46,300, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $31,650, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||10||Under $31,650|
|15%||2 – 4 years||15||$31,650 – $36,740|
|25%||5 – 9 years||25||$36,740 – $36,740|
|25%||10 – 14 years||25||$36,740 – $46,300|
|15%||15 – 20 years||15||$36,740 – $46,300|
|10%||20+ years||10||Above $46,300|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $39,350, South Arkansas Nonmetropolitan Area Social Workers tend to earn less than Health Care Social Workers ($53,200), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,130).
|Health Care Social Workers||$53,200|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$46,130|
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