Healthcare social workers are most often employed by the Individual & family services industry. The average yearly wage for Healthcare social workers was $49,475 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Healthcare social workers by wage are Educational, guidance, and career counselors and advisors, Miscellaneous health technologists & technicians, and Actors.
Healthcare social workers are part of the Community & Social Service Occupations, along with Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors, Educational, guidance, and career counselors and advisors, Marriage and family therapists, Mental health counselors, Rehabilitation counselors, and 11 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Healthcare social workers are Forest Acres City & Dentsville PUMA, SC, Thornton Township PUMA, IL, and Rapides & Vernon Parishes PUMA, LA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Healthcare social workers are Medford & Central Point Cities PUMA, OR, Thornton Township PUMA, IL, and Rapides & Vernon Parishes PUMA, LA.