South Carolina Social Work Salary Outlook

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This page provides you with a complete overview of the Social Worker field in the state of South Carolina. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring a Social Worker and more.

Average Salary of South Carolina Social Workers

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a South Carolina Social Worker was $50,000 vs the national salary of $51,000. A Social Worker in South Carolina saw a large number of companies featuring over 977 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, Temporary, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for Social Worker jobs was Entry Level.

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
South Carolina Social Worker $50,000 Bar high
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Average Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Molina Healthcare, Early Autism Project, Inc., Amedisys, Inc., TherapyTravelers, and State of South Carolina offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, Temporary, and Internship with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Additional Salaries of Social Workers

In this section explore additional details on popular jobs within social work:

  1. Community Social Worker
  2. Family Social Worker
  3. Healthcare Social Worker
  4. Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  5. Medical Social Worker
  6. Mental Health Social Worker
  7. Psychiatric Social Worker
  8. Public Health Social Worker
  9. School Social Worker
  10. Substance Abuse Social Worker

Community Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Community Social Worker $50,000 Bar high
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Average Community Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Community Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Curo Health Services, SouthernCare, Inc., Anytime Fitness – Florence, SC, Anytime Fitness – Georgetown, SC, and State of South Carolina offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, and Temporary with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Family Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Family Social Worker $51,000 Bar high
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Average Family Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Family Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Molina Healthcare, The Sunshine House, Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers, Inc., State of South Carolina, and PruittHealth offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Healthcare Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Healthcare Social Worker $58,000 Bar high
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Average Healthcare Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Healthcare Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Molina Healthcare, Ark Hospice, SouthernCare, Inc., Curo Health Services, and Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers, Inc. offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Licensed Clinical Social Worker $61,000 Bar high
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Average Licensed Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Licensed Clinical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Molina Healthcare, Greenville Health System, SouthernCare, Inc., Curo Health Services, and Destination Greatness offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Medical Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Medical Social Worker $52,000 Bar high
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Average Medical Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Medical Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were SouthernCare, Inc., Curo Health Services, Anytime Fitness – Florence, SC, Molina Healthcare, and Medical University of South Carolina offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Commission, and Temporary with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Mental Health Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Mental Health Social Worker $56,000 Bar high
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Average Mental Health Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Mental Health Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers, Inc., WellCare, Premier Counseling, LLC, Destination Greatness, and JusticeWorks Behavioral Care offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Psychiatric Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Psychiatric Social Worker $68,000 Bar high
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Average Psychiatric Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Psychiatric Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Correct Care Solutions, Greenville Health System, Medical University of South Carolina, Universal Health Services, and Global Consulting International offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Public Health Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Social Worker $54,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Public Health Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Molina Healthcare, Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers, Inc., WellCare, Care-Enable LLC, and ECPI University offering Full-time, Part-time, and Commission with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

School Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
School Social Worker $47,000 Bar high
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Average School Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average School Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were State of South Carolina, The Sunshine House, The Charles Lea Center, Atria Senior Living, and TherapyTravelers offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Substance Abuse Social Worker
In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Substance Abuse Social Worker $50,000 Bar high
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Average Substance Abuse Social Worker salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 1% lower than average Substance Abuse Social Worker salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Premier Counseling, LLC, Phoenix Center, Universal Health Services, Acadia Healthcare Facilities, and Armed Forces Services Corporation offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of South Carolina Social Worker’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 977 jobs for a South Carolina Social Worker with most employers looking for Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Amedisys, Inc. 50 jobs
TherapyTravelers 39 jobs
State of South Carolina 35 jobs
Correct Care Solutions 29 jobs
Ark Hospice 28 jobs
PruittHealth 22 jobs
Greenville Health System 19 jobs
HealthSouth 16 jobs
Interim HealthCare 13 jobs
Curo Health Services 11 jobs
SouthernCare, Inc. 11 jobs
Enterprise Holdings 11 jobs
Kindred At Home 10 jobs
Molina Healthcare 9 jobs
Early Autism Project, Inc. 9 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 977 Social Worker jobs in South Carolina.

City # Jobs Available*
Columbia, SC 72 jobs
Greenville, SC 67 jobs
Charleston, SC 50 jobs
Spartanburg, SC 42 jobs
Florence, SC 41 jobs

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*Indicates number of job postings as of September, 2016.