Other Social Worker Salary Information in Texas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,210
25th Percentile Wage
$59,380
50th Percentile Wage
$74,590
75th Percentile Wage
$84,190
90th Percentile Wage
$90,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other social workers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,210.

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
$74,590
1.65% 23.03%
2016
$73,360
1.12% -
2015
$72,540
9.42% -
2014
$65,710
6.22% -
2013
$61,620
6.83% -
2012
$57,410
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Social Workers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other social workers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other social workers in state of Texas ranges from $36,950 to $84,900. The highest paying area for other social workers in Texas is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $84,900. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $79,470). The lowest paying area is Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,950.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$84,900
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$79,470
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$76,980
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$76,910
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$76,910
Fort Worth-Arlington
$76,900
El Paso
$75,730
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$74,580
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$71,820
Amarillo
$66,230
Waco
$64,220
Lubbock
$53,140
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$50,170
Corpus Christi
$40,600
Brownsville-Harlingen
$37,960
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$37,770
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$36,950




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