Other Social Worker Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for other social workers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other social workers amongst Iowa cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Social Workers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,450
25th Percentile Wage
$48,720
50th Percentile Wage
$65,030
75th Percentile Wage
$74,260
90th Percentile Wage
$79,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other social workers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,450.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other social workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,030
2.80% 9.23%
2016
$63,210
3.83% -
2015
$60,790
3.42% -
2014
$58,710
2.18% -
2013
$57,430
-2.79% -
2012
$59,030
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Social Workers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other social workers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other social workers in state of Iowa ranges from $37,030 to $70,260. The highest paying area for other social workers in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $70,260. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Iowa City (mean annual salary $68,320). The lowest paying area is Cedar Rapids with a median annual salary of $37,030.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$70,260
Iowa City
$68,320
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$46,110
Cedar Rapids
$37,030




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