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What is the average salary for Social Worker jobs?

The average salary for Social Worker jobs is £46,462.

In September 2017, the average salary for Social Worker jobs rose by £1,308 (9%).

Read on to find out how much Social Worker jobs pay across various UK locations and industries.
Average
£46,462
9% increase | sample size 158
£32,500
£56,245
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£46,462

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How do Social Worker jobs salaries vary across industries?

The industry with the highest salary for Social Worker jobs is Education. The average Education salary for Social Worker jobs is £54,658.
Industry/​sector Average Range Monthly change* Jobs*
Education £54,657 £54,657​-​£54,657  0% view jobs (19)
Social Services £51,353 £41,570​-​£61,137  0% view jobs (129)
Public Sector & Services £42,500 £36,884​-​£58,691  13% view jobs (10)
Health, Nursing £32,500 £23,119​-​£32,500  0% view jobs (26)
Not For Profit, Charities £19,000 £16,789​-​£27,000  0% view jobs (11)
*compared to the previous month. A minus figure means the salary has gone down. Job counts are based on last month's totals.

What are the salaries for jobs related to Social Worker jobs ?

Keyterm Average Range Monthly change* Jobs*
Social Work £46,462 £32,500​-​£54,657  24% view jobs (164)
Qualified Social Worker £46,462 £37,500​-​£56,245  -10% view jobs (81)
Fostering £42,500 £32,500​-​£54,657  0% view jobs (73)
Locum £41,570 £26,406​-​£52,500  -12% view jobs (66)
Supervising Social Worker £32,500 £32,500​-​£41,981  -13% view jobs (15)
Youth £25,000 £17,610​-​£39,003  -33% view jobs (133)
Project Worker £19,000 £17,000​-​£22,119  -10% view jobs (10)
Residential Support £18,579 £16,811​-​£22,746  -2% view jobs (19)
*compared to the previous month. A minus figure means the salary has gone down. Job counts are based on last month's totals.

How much do Social Worker jobs pay in different locations?

Location
Average
Range
Monthly change*
Jobs*
South West London £37,500 £37,500​-​£44,535  0% view jobs (11)
*compared to the previous month. A minus figure means the salary has gone down. Job counts are based on last month's totals.

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