Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Social Workers currently employed in Hill Country Region of Texas is 480.
  • Social Workers in Hill Country Region of Texas earn an average of $44,700 per year or $21.49 per hour.
  • The percentage of Texas Social Workers who work in Hill Country Region of Texas is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Social Workers who work in Hill Country Region of Texas is less than 1%.

Rankings for Hill Country Region of Texas

  • Ranks #27 in Texas for salary and #24 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #9 in Texas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #363 in the nation for salary and #308 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #138 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Texas

Hill Country Region of Texas Social Workers earn an average of $44,700 or $21.49 per hour which is 9% less than the Texas average salary of $49,310.

AverageHill Country Region of TexasTexas% Difference
Hourly Wage$21.49$23.71-9.36%
Annual Salary$44,700$49,310-9.35%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Hill Country Region of Texas Social Workers earn an average of $44,700 or $21.49 per hour which is 18% less than the U.S. average salary of $54,880.

AverageHill Country Region of TexasU.S.%
Hourly Wage$21.49$26.39-18.57%
Annual Salary$44,700$54,880-18.55%
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 Hill Country Region of Texas earns an average annual salary of $48,954 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $49,310. per year.

Cost-of-living in Hill Country Region of Texas is 9% less than the Texas average, which means Hill Country Region of Texas 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.
  • Hill Country Region of Texas average salary is $44,700.
  • Hill Country Region of Texas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $48,954.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Hill Country Region of Texas$44,70091.31%$48,954
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 Hill Country Region of Texas, 50% of Social Workers earn between $37,050 and $55,120 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $60,050, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.

Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $30,560, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year48Under $30,560
15%2 – 4 years72$30,560 – $37,050
25%5 – 9 years120$37,050 – $45,190
25%10 – 14 years120$45,190 – $55,120
15%15 – 20 years72$45,190 – $60,050
10%20+ years48Above $60,050
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 $44,700, Hill Country Region of Texas Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($68,800), School Psychologists ($68,160), Psychology Teachers ($65,950), Health Care Social Workers ($56,510), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,670).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$68,800
School Psychologists$68,160
Psychology Teachers$65,950
Health Care Social Workers$56,510
Substance Abuse Counselors$46,670
Social Workers$44,700
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Hill Country Region of Texas Social Workers

The number of Social Workers currently employed in Hill Country Region of Texas is 480.

Social Workers earn an average of $44,700 per year or $21.49 per hour in Hill Country Region of Texas.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Hill Country Region of Texas Social Workers earn an average of $48,954 per year or $24 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Hill Country Region of Texas are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($68,800), School Psychologists($68,160), Psychology Teachers($65,950).


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