Social Worker salary in Buffalo Metro Area, NY

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Based on 302 income tax records
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How much do Social Workers make?
The average total salary for a Social Worker is $47,500 per year. This is based on data from 302 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Social Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Social Worker salary can vary between $25,500 to $84,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Social Worker salary by company

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State Of New York, Erie County, NY
15 income tax records
$46K – $89K
Horizon Health Services, Erie County, NY
12 income tax records
$45K – $68K
Erie County, Erie County, NY
23 income tax records
$32K – $64K
Child Family Services Of Erie, Erie County, NY
17 income tax records
$36K – $53K

Social Worker demographics in Buffalo Metro Area, NY

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60% are single
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40% are married
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43% have kids
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42% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Social Workers in Buffalo Metro Area, NY

302 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a social worker in Buffalo Metro Area, NY is $47,500 per year. Social worker salaries in Buffalo Metro Area, NY can vary between $25,500 to $84,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 302 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as social worker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for social workers near Buffalo Metro Area, NY: State of New York ($66,500 a year), Horizon Health Services ($49,000 a year), and Erie County ($47,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for social workers near Buffalo Metro Area, NY: Cortland, NY ($52,000 a year), Webster, NY ($51,500 a year), and Syracuse, NY ($51,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.