SOCIAL SERVICES SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$40,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$40,000
Median 50%
$58,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Bremerton, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a social services specialist make?
The national average salary for a Social Services Specialist in the U.S. is $40,623 annually or $19.53 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $58,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $27,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Social Services Specialists are in Health Care companies and Finance companies. Alaska, Washington, Montana, Nebraska, and South Dakota are some of the states with the best Social Services Specialist salaries in the US. Most Social Services Specialists spend 3.5 years in the position.
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Average Social Services Specialist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Social Services Specialist makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Social Services Specialists are Health Care companies and Finance companies. Jewish Family Service of Colorado and IPG Inc. are the best paying companies for Social Services Specialists. If you can find a job at a company like Catchafire or BayCare Clinic, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Social Services Specialists.

Average Social Services Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Social Services Specialist in the United States is $40,623 per year or $19.53 per hour. Social Services Specialists make the most in Bremerton, WA at about $54,954 per year. Even an entry-level Social Services Specialist makes $40,000 per year in Bremerton, WA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Social Services Specialist salaries are Alaska, Washington, Montana, Nebraska, and South Dakota. The lowest earning states are South Carolina, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Bremerton, WA
$54,954
2
Iowa City, IA
$50,198
3
Lakewood, CO
$50,125
4
Chicago, IL
$49,551
5
Fort Wayne, IN
$49,126

Average Social Services Specialist Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Social Services Specialist works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Non Profits companies, Health Care companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Social Services Specialists. Non Profits companies pay their Social Services Specialists the highest wages, averaging $44,260 per year. Health Care companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $41,471 and $39,129, respectively. The types of companies that pay Social Services Specialists the least are in the Transportation industry, where the average annual salary is $38,435.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Non Profits
$44,260
2
Health Care
$41,471
3
Professional
$39,129
4
Transportation
$38,435

RECENTLY ADDED Social Services Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Social Services Specialist
10/31/2019
$48,480
Social Services Specialist
10/29/2019
$51,408
Washington State
Social Services Specialist
10/28/2019
$52,536
Fairfax County Sheriff's Office
Social Services Specialist
10/26/2019
$56,816
State of South Dakota
Social Services Specialist
10/18/2019
$43,326
State of South Dakota
Social Services Specialist
09/26/2019
$49,319
Nebraska Furniture Mart, Inc.
Social Services Specialist
09/24/2019
$44,888
University of Iowa
Social Services Specialist
09/19/2019
$46,587
Washington State
Social Services Specialist
09/18/2019
$52,536
University of Iowa
Social Services Specialist
08/29/2019
$46,587
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