Healthcare Social Worker Salary Information in Oregon

The average annual and hourly salaries for healthcare social workers in the state of Oregon are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of healthcare social workers among Oregon 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Healthcare Social Workers in Oregon

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,510
25th Percentile Wage
$54,940
50th Percentile Wage
$66,180
75th Percentile Wage
$77,390
90th Percentile Wage
$89,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for healthcare social workers in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $89,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,510.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.40
25th Percentile Wage
$26.41
50th Percentile Wage
$31.82
75th Percentile Wage
$37.21
90th Percentile Wage
$42.91

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for healthcare social workers in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.91. The median hourly salary is $31.82. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.40.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of healthcare social workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201666,1804.02%12.21%
201563,5204.12%-
201460,9003.10%-
201359,0101.54%-
201258,100--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Healthcare Social Workers in Oregon Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of healthcare social workers in some Oregon cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of healthcare social workers in state of Oregon ranges from $53,680 to $70,110. The highest paying area for healthcare social workers in Oregon is Eugene-Springfield with a median annual salary of $70,110. The second highest paying city/area in Oregon State is Bend (mean annual salary $65,320). The lowest paying area is Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $53,680.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eugene-Springfield
$70,110
Bend
$65,320
Medford
$64,410
North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$61,910
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$59,430
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$58,840
Salem
$56,090
Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$53,680


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