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Social worker salary in El Paso, TX

How much does a Social Worker make in El Paso, TX?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $57,848
Low $45,476
High $73,586
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a social worker is $57,848 per year in El Paso, TX. 24 salaries reported, updated at May 4, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in El Paso, TX

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Social Workers in El Paso, TX

  1. Guideline Healthcare
    10 reviews19 salaries reported
    $116,218per year
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Highest paying cities for Social Workers near El Paso, TX

  1. Temple, TX
    $152,139 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $119,651 per year
    135 salaries reported
  3. McKinney, TX
    $94,864 per year
    21 salaries reported
  1. Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
    $80,466 per year
    13 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $65,559 per year
    166 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $60,026 per year
    55 salaries reported
  1. El Paso, TX
    $57,848 per year
    24 salaries reported
  2. Tyler, TX
    $56,352 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Fort Worth, TX
    $55,287 per year
    39 salaries reported
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Where can a Social Worker earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Social Workers

Most recommended license


(earn +97.29% more)

The jobs requiring this license have decrease by 6.49% since 2018. Social Workers with this license earn +97.29% more than the average base salary, which is $57,848 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
201295increase by 95
2013299increase by 214.74%
2014342increase by 14.38%
2015297decrease by 13.16%
2016495increase by 66.67%
2017373decrease by 24.65%
2018478increase by 28.15%
2019447decrease by 6.49%

Top companies hiring Social Workers on Indeed

University Medical Center of El Paso
US Military Treatment Facilities under DHA
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
US Defense Health Agency
Cuidado Casero Home Health & Hospice
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Top specialties
Top certifications
Certified School Psychologist
Top skills
Early Intervention

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SpecialtiesSalaryJob openingsCompanies
6 jobs7
10 jobs34
66 jobs396
594 jobs1,476
570 jobs1,423
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Most common benefits for Social Workers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 403(b) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 6,723 ratings

50% of Social Workers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in El Paso, TX?

Case Manager

72 job openings

Average $26.69 per hour

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

45 job openings

Average $34.81 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Social Worker

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What type of social worker gets paid the most?

The types of social workers that are paid the most include :

  • Clinical Social Worker
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Healthcare Social Worker
  • School and Career Counselor
  • Social Work Teacher
  • Social and Community Service Manager
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Do social workers make good money?

Social worker salaries vary between states. Some factors that determine how much a social worker makes include the level of experience, education, employer, location, speciality and work setting.

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