Social Worker Salaries in Australia

Salary estimated from 883 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 24 September 2020
Average salary
$85,309 per year
  • Most Reported
$43,000
$138,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Social Worker make in Australia?

The average salary for a Social Worker is $85,309 per year in Australia. Salary estimates are based on 883 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Social Worker employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Social Worker is less than 1 year.
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Social Worker salaries by company in Australia
CompanyAverage salary
$101,291 per year
$93,677 per year
$94,701 per year
$93,592 per year
$92,643 per year
$89,387 per year
$89,246 per year
$89,413 per year
$109,434 per year
$88,817 per year
Social Worker salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$83,266 per year
$85,909 per year
$81,157 per year
$64,710 per year
$92,196 per year

Social Worker job openings

Youth Worker
Safe Places for Children
Brisbane QLD
Social Worker (Hervey Bay)
Queensland Government
Wide Bay-Burnett QLD
Social Worker
G4S Careers
Mount Gambier SA
Social Worker Jobs