Social Worker salary in Detroit Metro Area, MI

Average salary
Based on 908 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Social Worker is $50,500 per year. This is based on data from 908 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Social Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Social Worker salary can vary between $24,000 to $80,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Social Worker salary by location

Social Worker salary by company

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US Department Of Defense, Washtenaw County, MI
13 income tax records
$61K – $90K
University Of Michigan Payroll O, Washtenaw County, MI
35 income tax records
$34K – $84K
Genesee Health System, Genesee County, MI
16 income tax records
$34K – $73K
State Of Michigan, Macomb County, MI
122 income tax records
$40K – $75K
Washtenaw County Government, Washtenaw County, MI
17 income tax records
$34K – $76K
Easter Seals Michigan, Oakland County, MI
14 income tax records
$39K – $56K
Orchards Childrens Services, Wayne County, MI
11 income tax records
$28K – $35K

Social Worker demographics in Detroit Metro Area, MI

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60% are single
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40% are married
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45% have kids
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65% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Social Workers in Detroit Metro Area, MI

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The average salary for a social worker in Detroit Metro Area, MI is $50,500 per year. Social worker salaries in Detroit Metro Area, MI can vary between $24,000 to $80,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 908 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as social worker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for social workers near Detroit Metro Area, MI: US Department of Defense ($76,000 a year), University of Michigan Payroll O ($59,500 a year), and Genesee Health System ($57,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for social workers near Detroit Metro Area, MI: Ferndale, MI ($68,500 a year), Dearborn, MI ($64,000 a year), and Berkley, MI ($64,000 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.