Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for New Bern
Compared to North Carolina
New Bern Social Workers earn an average of $42,430 or $20.40 per hour which is 16% less than the North Carolina average salary of $51,060.
|Average||New Bern||North Carolina||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
New Bern Social Workers earn an average of $42,430 or $20.40 per hour which is 22% 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 New Bern earns an average annual salary of $47,471 which compares to the North Carolina average annual salary of $51,060. per year.
Cost-of-living in New Bern is 11% less than the North Carolina average, which means New Bern 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 New Bern, 50% of Social Workers earn between $35,590 and $46,840 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $57,450, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $30,440, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||10||Under $30,440|
|15%||2 – 4 years||15||$30,440 – $35,590|
|25%||5 – 9 years||25||$35,590 – $44,970|
|25%||10 – 14 years||25||$44,970 – $46,840|
|15%||15 – 20 years||15||$44,970 – $57,450|
|10%||20+ years||10||Above $57,450|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $42,430, New Bern Social Workers tend to earn less than Substance Abuse Counselors ($44,750).
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$44,750|
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Official Data Sources for Social Workers: Salary Data | Projected Employment | Cost of Living Data