Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
Compared to Connecticut
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Social Workers earn an average of $73,010 or $35.10 per hour which is 3% more than the Connecticut average salary of $70,690.
|Average||Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford||Connecticut||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Social Workers earn an average of $73,010 or $35.10 per hour which is 33% more than the U.S. average salary of $54,880.
|Average||Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford||U.S.||%|
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Social Workers in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford earns an average annual salary of $71,285 which compares to the Connecticut average annual salary of $70,690. per year.
Cost-of-living in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford is 2% higher than the Connecticut average, which means Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Connecticut average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford||$73,010||102.42%||$71,285|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, 50% of Social Workers earn between $57,320 and $97,760 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $97,760, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $40,250, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||212||Under $40,250|
|15%||2 – 4 years||318||$40,250 – $57,320|
|25%||5 – 9 years||530||$57,320 – $77,020|
|25%||10 – 14 years||530||$77,020 – $97,760|
|15%||15 – 20 years||318||$77,020 – $97,760|
|10%||20+ years||212||Above $97,760|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $73,010, Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($125,070), Forensic Psychologists ($101,450), School Psychologists ($92,550), and Psychology Teachers ($89,230).
However, Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($56,280), Marriage and Family Therapists ($62,000), and Health Care Social Workers ($69,800).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$125,070|
|Health Care Social Workers||$69,800|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$62,000|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$56,280|
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