Social Worker salaries in United Kingdom

Average social worker salary: £55,480 per year. Entry-level positions start at £31,071 per year while most experienced workers make up to £70,560 per year. Currently, there are 55355 social worker jobs. Data comes from 130610 real salaries. Check salary trends and pay scale information for social worker jobs across United Kingdom. The top companies hiring for social worker roles are NonStop Consulting, Morgan Jones Recruitment Consultants, Eden Brown Synergy, Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited, Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd.

Salary Overview

£55,480

average salary per year

The max salary for a social worker is £70,560 per year in United Kingdom.

How much do social worker jobs pay in different locations?

Social Worker job openings

Social Worker
£28.67k - £35.75k per annum
Social Worker Social Care Qualified - Adult Are you are a self-motivated, qualified social worker who is committed to working with a strength-based approach? Do you enjoy the challenge of working in a busy area adult's team? We are currently looking to recruit into our Adult
Lincolnshire County Council
Jooble Skegness, Lincolnshire
Social Worker
£23.28k - £25.04k per annum
Advert
Social Worker (13/116)

Dumfries

£23,276 - £25,040
You will be required to work 24 hours per week, 52.14 weeks per year.
This is a time of significant change for the Social Work Service in Dumfries & Galloway and the Health & Social Care Sector generally
Dumfries & Galloway Council
Jooble Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway
Social Worker
£31.48k - £37.59k per annum
Job Description
Safer and Stronger Communities, Community Justice
Social Worker

Crossroads Service
Salary: £31,484 - £37,589

Hours: 36 hours per week
Fixed term contract to 31 March 2022
In order to ensure the correct gender balance within the team
City of Edinburgh Council
Jooble Midlothian, Scotland
Social Worker
£36.53k - £38.13k per annum
Job Description
Provide a professional field social work services to children, families, individuals and groups within current legislation, policies and procedures of Aberdeenshire Council through working in partnership with service users, other professionals and agencie
Aberdeenshire Council
Jooble Inverurie, Aberdeenshire
Social Worker
£34.91k - £37.56k per annum
Advert
Social Worker (4) (Fixed Term)
Various Locations in Dumfries and Galloway
£34,914 - £37,560

(1) Post based within the social work team at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.

(3) Posts based with the Regional Adult Review Team.

In accordance with
Dumfries & Galloway Council
Jooble Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway
Social Worker
£34.91k - £37.56k per annum
Advert
Social Worker (13/49)

West of the Region

£34,914 - £37,560
We require Social Workers to join our Children and Families Teams Across the Region who have the energy and enthusiasm necessary to make a significant contribution to the work of the team and improve
Dumfries & Galloway Council
Jooble Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway
Social Worker
£31.08k - £34.97k per annum
Department: Health and Social Care Partnership

Closing Date: Friday 13 August 2021

Argyll and Bute are looking to recruit two motivated and enthusiastic social workers to join Justice SW Services. You should have the personal qualities, professional knowledge and
Argyle & Bute Council
Jooble Lochgilphead, Argyll & Bute
Social Worker
£34.44k - £36.56k per annum
Job Description
Stirling Council is changing, just as Stirling is changing. We are transforming how we work and deliver our services. Working with our community planning partners, Stirling Council is committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for every child who live
Stirling Council
Jooble Stirling

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Please note that all salary figures are approximations based upon third party submissions to Jooble. The minimum wage may differ by jurisdiction.
Last updated: 20 December 2020