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Social Worker salary in Chicago, IL

Average total salary*
$48,500/yr
Average per year
$48,500
Average per year
$48,500
$20,000
Total salary range**
$85,500
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Based on 456 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Social Workers make in Chicago, IL?
The average total salary for a Social Worker in Chicago, IL is $48,500 per year. This is based on data from 456 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Social Worker in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Average per year
$48,500
Average per year
$48,500
$20,000
Total salary range**
$85,500
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Based on 456 income tax records from TurboTax

Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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US Department Of Defense, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$69K – $80K
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State Of Illinois, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$51K – $79K
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Chicago Public Schools, Cook County, IL
15 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$55K – $74K
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Rush University Medical Center, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$52K – $58K
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Heartland Human Care, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$38K – $48K
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The Thresholds, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$34K – $40K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Naperville, IL
16 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$44K – $68K
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Aurora, IL
19 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$47K – $67K
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Evanston, IL
15 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$41K – $60K
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Oshkosh, WI
17 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$45K – $52K
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Appleton, WI
13 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$38K – $51K
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Chicago, IL
456 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$37K – $58K
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Grandville, MI
16 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$44K – $52K
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Champaign, IL
21 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$41K – $56K
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Green Bay, WI
21 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$38K – $52K
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Saint Charles, IL
11 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$39K – $62K

Social Worker demographics

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80% are single
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20% are married
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19% have kids
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19% own a home

Social Worker salaries by age

$0
$13,250
$26,500
$39,750
$53,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Social Workers

456 full-time salaries from 2019

How much do similar occupations make?

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Youth Worker
183 income tax records
$32,000/yr
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Medical Social Worker
1,042 income tax records
$52,500/yr
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School Social Worker
717 income tax records
$54,500/yr
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Clinical Social Worker
2,017 income tax records
$53,000/yr
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.