Social Worker salary in Iowa

Average salary
Based on 582 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Social Workers make?
The average total salary for a Social Worker is $45,000 per year. This is based on data from 582 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Social Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Social Worker salary can vary between $22,500 to $77,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Social Worker salary by company

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US Department Of Defense, Iowa
20 income tax records
$50K – $77K
State Of Iowa, Iowa
92 income tax records
$38K – $78K
Centene, Iowa
16 income tax records
$43K – $64K
The University Of Iowa, Iowa
14 income tax records
$19K – $60K
Families First Counseling Servic, Iowa
11 income tax records
$27K – $55K
Four Oaks Family Child, Iowa
14 income tax records
$24K – $41K
Lutheran Services In Iowa, Iowa
13 income tax records
$22K – $42K

Social Worker demographics in Iowa

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50% are single
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50% are married
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53% have kids
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86% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Social Workers in Iowa

582 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a social worker in Iowa is $45,000 per year. Social worker salaries in Iowa can vary between $22,500 to $77,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 582 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as social worker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for social workers in Iowa: US Department of Defense ($66,000 a year), State of Iowa ($58,500 a year), and Centene ($57,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for social workers in Iowa: Council Bluffs, IA ($53,000 a year), Ankeny, IA ($52,500 a year), and West Des Moines, IA ($51,000 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.