Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Spokane-Spokane Valley
Compared to Washington
Spokane-Spokane Valley Social Workers earn an average of $57,480 or $27.64 per hour which is 4% less than the Washington average salary of $60,230.
|Average||Spokane-Spokane Valley||Washington||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Spokane-Spokane Valley Social Workers earn an average of $57,480 or $27.64 per hour which is 4% 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 Spokane-Spokane Valley earns an average annual salary of $58,468 which compares to the Washington average annual salary of $60,230. per year.
Cost-of-living in Spokane-Spokane Valley is 2% less than the Washington average, which means Spokane-Spokane Valley residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Washington average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Spokane-Spokane Valley, 50% of Social Workers earn between $46,710 and $70,610 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Social Workers earn more than $72,750, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Social Workers.
Approximately 10% of Social Workers earn under $37,240, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Social Workers.
|10%||Less than a Year||92||Under $37,240|
|15%||2 – 4 years||138||$37,240 – $46,710|
|25%||5 – 9 years||230||$46,710 – $57,770|
|25%||10 – 14 years||230||$57,770 – $70,610|
|15%||15 – 20 years||138||$57,770 – $72,750|
|10%||20+ years||92||Above $72,750|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $57,480, Spokane-Spokane Valley Social Workers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($111,030), School Psychologists ($88,700), and Health Care Social Workers ($64,340).
However, Social Workers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($53,330).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$111,030|
|Health Care Social Workers||$64,340|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$53,330|
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