Other Social Worker Salary Information in Missouri

The average annual and hourly salaries for other social workers in the state of Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other social workers amongst Missouri areas 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 Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,800
25th Percentile Wage
$37,620
50th Percentile Wage
$64,510
75th Percentile Wage
$74,580
90th Percentile Wage
$79,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other social workers in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,800.

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
$64,510
39.56% 36.46%
2016
$38,990
1.54% -
2015
$38,390
-0.08% -
2014
$38,420
0.05% -
2013
$38,400
-6.74% -
2012
$40,990
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other social workers in some Missouri cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other social workers in state of Missouri ranges from $28,630 to $74,580. The highest paying area for other social workers in Missouri is Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $74,580. The second highest paying city/area in Missouri State is Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $70,250). The lowest paying area is North Missouri nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $28,630.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$74,580
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$70,250
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$67,150
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$66,240
Columbia
$63,130
Kansas City
$62,490
St Louis
$59,050
Jefferson City
$42,070
Springfield
$37,240
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$28,630




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