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Highest Paying Cities for Child, Family, and School Social Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for child, family, and school social workers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of child, family, and school social workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $77,680, Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut is the highest paying city for child, family, and school social workers. It is followed by South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois (average annual salary $74,410). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of child, family, and school social workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$77,680
1,990
2 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$74,410
300
3 Corvallis, Oregon
$71,960
70
4 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$70,680
1,200
5 Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$68,460
150
6 Waterbury, Connecticut
$67,910
420
7 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$67,910
140
8 Salinas, California
$67,830
120
9 Springfield, Illinois
$66,960
410
10 St Marys County, Maryland
$64,420
30
11 Rochester, Minnesota
$64,320
250
12 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$64,050
340
13 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$63,320
120
14 St George, Utah
$62,980
80
15 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$62,380
5,150
16 Camden, New Jersey
$61,920
710
17 Danbury, Connecticut
$61,740
240
18 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$61,370
6,090
19 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$60,180
1,560
20 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$60,060
190
21 Lafayette, Louisiana
$59,860
80
22 Manchester, New Hampshire
$59,800
90
23 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$59,390
620
24 Duluth, Wisconsin
$59,340
650
25 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$59,200
310
26 Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin
$59,200
150
27 Ocean City, New Jersey
$59,130
30
28 Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, Maryland
$57,950
150
29 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$57,900
400
30 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$57,860
60
31 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$57,690
240
32 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$57,610
120
33 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$57,500
11,290
34 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$57,350
1,450
35 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$57,300
180
36 Kankakee-Bradley, Illinois
$57,050
70
37 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$56,910
1,760
38 East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$56,730
90
39 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$56,710
930
40 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$56,650
60
41 Olympia, Washington
$56,650
210
42 Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$56,650
40
43 Elgin, USA
$56,570
950
44 Utica-Rome, New York
$56,500
240
45 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$56,180
2,290
46 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$55,880
14,490
47 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, USA
$55,790
190
48 St Cloud, Minnesota
$55,750
300
49 Napa, California
$55,540
110
50 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$55,490
960
51 New Haven, Connecticut
$55,480
940
52 Urban Honolulu, USA
$55,340
1,150
53 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$55,310
1,530
54 Tacoma, Washington
$55,290
790
55 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$55,280
200
56 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$55,250
420
57 Fargo, North Dakota
$55,230
250
58 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$55,190
1,490
59 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$55,160
4,700
60 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$55,150
22,330
61 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$55,050
180
62 Bismarck, North Dakota
$54,890
170
63 Bloomington, USA
$54,790
240
64 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$54,780
130
65 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$54,660
18,160
66 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$54,510
190
67 Salem, Oregon
$54,040
370
68 Greeley, Colorado
$54,000
150
69 Bellingham, Washington
$53,890
200
70 Yakima, Washington
$53,880
260
71 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$53,880
100
72 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$53,800
230
73 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$53,600
630
74 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$53,550
15,170
75 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$53,520
520
76 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, Michigan
$53,460
200
77 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$53,450
450
78 Grand Forks, North Dakota
$53,290
150
79 Kingston, New York
$53,230
120
80 Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$53,210
60
81 Ithaca, New York
$53,210
100
82 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$53,160
310
83 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$53,120
2,380
84 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$53,070
420
85 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$52,910
370
86 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$52,870
7,100
87 Muskegon-Norton Shores, Michigan
$52,860
240
88 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$52,850
4,220
89 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$52,660
2,750
90 Holland-Grand Haven, Michigan
$52,580
200
91 Lake Charles, Louisiana
$52,540
40
92 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$52,540
130
93 Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$52,500
110
94 Wausau, Wisconsin
$52,450
40
95 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$52,420
460
96 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$52,210
910
97 Carbondale-Marion, USA
$52,130
110
98 Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$52,120
380
99 Jackson, Michigan
$52,110
240
100 Wilmington, North Carolina
$52,110
300
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