Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Social Workers currently employed in College Station-Bryan is 130.
  • Social Workers in College Station-Bryan earn an average of $46,560 per year or $22.39 per hour.
  • The percentage of Texas Social Workers who work in College Station-Bryan is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Social Workers who work in College Station-Bryan is less than 1%.

Rankings for College Station-Bryan

  • Ranks #23 in Texas for salary and #13 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #24 in Texas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #303 in the nation for salary and #173 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #397 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Texas

College Station-Bryan Social Workers earn an average of $46,560 or $22.39 per hour which is 5% less than the Texas average salary of $49,310.

AverageCollege Station-BryanTexas% Difference
Hourly Wage$22.39$23.71-5.57%
Annual Salary$46,560$49,310-5.58%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

College Station-Bryan Social Workers earn an average of $46,560 or $22.39 per hour which is 15% less than the U.S. average salary of $54,880.

AverageCollege Station-BryanU.S.%
Hourly Wage$22.39$26.39-15.16%
Annual Salary$46,560$54,880-15.16%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living

When adjusted for cost-of-living, Social Workers in College Station-Bryan earns an average annual salary of $48,974 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $49,310. per year.

Cost-of-living in College Station-Bryan is 5% less than the Texas average, which means College Station-Bryan residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Texas average.

  • Texas average salary is $49,310.
  • Texas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $49,538.
  • College Station-Bryan average salary is $46,560.
  • College Station-Bryan cost-of-living adjusted salary is $48,974.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
College Station-Bryan$46,56095.07%$48,974
Texas$49,31099.54%$49,538
U.S.$54,880$54,880
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Ranges for Education and Experience

In College Station-Bryan, 50% of Social Workers earn between $37,050 and $56,370 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $60,960, 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.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year13Under $30,440
15%2 – 4 years20$30,440 – $37,050
25%5 – 9 years32$37,050 – $46,400
25%10 – 14 years32$46,400 – $56,370
15%15 – 20 years20$46,400 – $60,960
10%20+ years13Above $60,960
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

With an average annual salary of $46,560, College Station-Bryan Social Workers tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($66,360), and Health Care Social Workers ($55,150).

However, Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($43,070).

TitleAnnual Salary
School Psychologists$66,360
Health Care Social Workers$55,150
Social Workers$46,560
Substance Abuse Counselors$43,070
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for College Station-Bryan Social Workers

The number of Social Workers currently employed in College Station-Bryan is 130.

Social Workers earn an average of $46,560 per year or $22.39 per hour in College Station-Bryan.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in College Station-Bryan Social Workers earn an average of $48,974 per year or $24 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in College Station-Bryan are School Psychologists($66,360), Health Care Social Workers($55,150), Social Workers($46,560).


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