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Rankings for Norwich-New London-Westerly
Compared to Connecticut
Norwich-New London-Westerly Social Workers earn an average of $67,590 or $32.50 per hour which is 4% less than the Connecticut average salary of $70,690.
|Average||Norwich-New London-Westerly||Connecticut||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Norwich-New London-Westerly Social Workers earn an average of $67,590 or $32.50 per hour which is 23% more than the U.S. average salary of $54,880.
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Social Workers in Norwich-New London-Westerly earns an average annual salary of $65,993 which compares to the Connecticut average annual salary of $70,690. per year.
Cost-of-living in Norwich-New London-Westerly is 2% higher than the Connecticut average, which means Norwich-New London-Westerly 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|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Norwich-New London-Westerly, 50% of Social Workers earn between $48,560 and $87,090 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $98,320, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $37,860, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||35||Under $37,860|
|15%||2 – 4 years||52||$37,860 – $48,560|
|25%||5 – 9 years||88||$48,560 – $71,540|
|25%||10 – 14 years||88||$71,540 – $87,090|
|15%||15 – 20 years||52||$71,540 – $98,320|
|10%||20+ years||35||Above $98,320|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $67,590, Norwich-New London-Westerly Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($86,160), and Health Care Social Workers ($73,240).
However, Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,240).
|Health Care Social Workers||$73,240|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$52,240|
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