Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Jacksonville
Compared to North Carolina
Jacksonville Social Workers earn an average of $52,370 or $25.18 per hour which is 2% more than the North Carolina average salary of $51,060.
|Average||Jacksonville||North Carolina||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Jacksonville Social Workers earn an average of $52,370 or $25.18 per hour which is 4% less than the U.S. average salary of $54,880.
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Social Workers in Jacksonville earns an average annual salary of $57,708 which compares to the North Carolina average annual salary of $51,060. per year.
Cost-of-living in Jacksonville is 9% less than the North Carolina average, which means Jacksonville residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to North Carolina average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Jacksonville, 50% of Social Workers earn between $45,120 and $61,780 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $61,780, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $36,560, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||18||Under $36,560|
|15%||2 – 4 years||27||$36,560 – $45,120|
|25%||5 – 9 years||45||$45,120 – $49,230|
|25%||10 – 14 years||45||$49,230 – $61,780|
|15%||15 – 20 years||27||$49,230 – $61,780|
|10%||20+ years||18||Above $61,780|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $52,370, Jacksonville Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($94,560).
However, Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,820).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$94,560|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$46,820|
FAQ for Jacksonville Social Workers
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