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 among Texas 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 Other Social Workers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,270
25th Percentile Wage
$51,820
50th Percentile Wage
$73,360
75th Percentile Wage
$82,680
90th Percentile Wage
$88,200

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 $88,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.88
25th Percentile Wage
$24.92
50th Percentile Wage
$35.27
75th Percentile Wage
$39.75
90th Percentile Wage
$42.40

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other social workers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.40. The median hourly salary is $35.27. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.88.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,3601.12%21.74%
201572,5409.42%-
201465,7106.22%-
201361,6206.83%-
201257,410--

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 $37,770 to $82,860. The highest paying area for other social workers in Texas is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $82,860. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood (mean annual salary $75,740). The lowest paying area is Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $37,770.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$82,860
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$75,740
El Paso
$75,730
Fort Worth-Arlington
$75,170
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$75,160
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$75,150
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$73,370
Waco
$59,240
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$47,680
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$37,770



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