Social Worker salary in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

Average salary
$49,000/yr
Based on 155 income tax records
$23,500
$81,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$38K
 
$48K
 
$56K
 
$51K
 
$59K
$23,500
$81,500
How much do Social Workers make?
The average total salary for a Social Worker is $49,000 per year. This is based on data from 155 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Social Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Social Worker salary can vary between $23,500 to $81,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Social Worker salary by location

Social Worker salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, Polk County, IA
10 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$50K – $75K
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State Of Iowa, Polk County, IA
20 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$39K – $73K

Social Worker demographics in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

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50% are single
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50% are married
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47% have kids
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91% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Social Workers in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

155 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a social worker in Des Moines Metro Area, IA is $49,000 per year. Social worker salaries in Des Moines Metro Area, IA can vary between $23,500 to $81,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 155 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as social worker.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for social workers near Des Moines Metro Area, IA: Lakeville, MN ($63,000 a year), Owatonna, MN ($58,500 a year), and Rochester, MN ($57,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.