Social Worker salary in New Jersey

Average salary
$57,500/yr
Based on 1,710 income tax records
$25,500
$97,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$45K
 
$53K
 
$64K
 
$67K
 
$61K
$25,500
$97,000
How much do Social Workers make?
The average total salary for a Social Worker is $57,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,710 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 $97,000 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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Horizon Healthcare Services, New Jersey
18 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$61K – $113K
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Inspira Health, New Jersey
10 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$56K – $96K
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US Department Of Defense, New Jersey
18 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$60K – $113K
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The City Of New York, New Jersey
15 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$52K – $97K
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County Of Essex, New Jersey
10 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$35K – $74K
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State Of New Jersey, New Jersey
383 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$45K – $99K
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Atlantic Health System, New Jersey
12 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$46K – $81K
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County Of Hudson, New Jersey
10 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$42K – $80K
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Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey
18 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$24K – $84K
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Rutgers University, New Jersey
18 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$42K – $76K
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Princeton Healthcare System, New Jersey
13 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$26K – $58K
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Center For Family Services, New Jersey
18 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$30K – $64K
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County Treas Monmouth County Nj, New Jersey
14 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$39K – $59K

Social Worker demographics in New Jersey

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62% are single
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38% are married
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46% have kids
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52% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Social Workers in New Jersey

1,710 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a social worker in New Jersey is $57,500 per year. Social worker salaries in New Jersey can vary between $25,500 to $97,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,710 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as social worker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for social workers in New Jersey: Horizon Healthcare Services ($84,000 a year), Inspira Health ($78,500 a year), and US Department of Defense ($76,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for social workers in New Jersey: Piscataway, NJ ($68,000 a year), West Orange, NJ ($68,000 a year), and Montclair, NJ ($67,000 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.