Tennessee Social Worker Salary Guide - 2023

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by SocialWorkerLicense.com Staff

Updated: November 7th, 2023

Tennessee Social Worker Salaries – Visualized

Social Workers Salaries in urban areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
Chattanooga, TN-GA130$51,450
Clarksville, TN-KY90$81,350
Jackson, TN40$45,090
Johnson City, TN130$65,950
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA40N/A
Knoxville, TN220$50,280
Memphis, TN-MS-AR540$49,660
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN580$57,750
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Social Workers Salaries in rural areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
West Tennessee nonmetropolitan area30$42,390
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area40$51,180
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Tennessee Healthcare Social Worker Salaries – Visualized

 

Healthcare Social Workers Salaries in urban areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
Chattanooga, TN-GA790$53,400
Clarksville, TN-KY120$46,300
Cleveland, TN80$49,060
Jackson, TN150$51,470
Johnson City, TN240$48,880
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA200$48,940
Knoxville, TN800$52,130
Memphis, TN-MS-AR1,640$55,920
Morristown, TN70$50,460
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN2,680$54,010
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Healthcare Social Workers Salaries in rural areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
West Tennessee nonmetropolitan area250$50,240
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area170$48,480
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area220$50,320
East Tennessee nonmetropolitan area170$50,470
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Tennessee Mental Health Social Worker Salaries – Visualized

 

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers Salaries in urban areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
Chattanooga, TN-GA90$46,860
Clarksville, TN-KY70$41,630
Jackson, TN60$40,340
Johnson City, TN40$44,090
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA100$47,440
Knoxville, TN260$37,680
Memphis, TN-MS-AR320$44,460
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN370$46,550
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers Salaries in rural areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
West Tennessee nonmetropolitan area100$39,660
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area30$40,410
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Tennessee Child, Family, and School Social Worker Salaries – Visualized

 

Child, Family, and School Social Workers Salaries in urban areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
Chattanooga, TN-GA410$48,010
Clarksville, TN-KY290$45,640
Cleveland, TN90$47,480
Jackson, TN180$47,250
Johnson City, TN190$48,520
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA340$44,390
Knoxville, TN830$47,590
Memphis, TN-MS-AR1,300$49,700
Morristown, TN110$47,680
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN1,620$49,790
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Child, Family, and School Social Workers Salaries in rural areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
West Tennessee nonmetropolitan area350$48,410
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area250$44,740
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area290$48,640
East Tennessee nonmetropolitan area250$48,920
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Tennessee Mental Health Counselor Salaries – Visualized

 

Mental Health Counselors Salaries in urban areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
Chattanooga, TN-GA320$46,600
Clarksville, TN-KY260$46,360
Cleveland, TN40$44,160
Jackson, TN130$43,860
Johnson City, TN140$43,030
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA290$44,640
Knoxville, TN520$42,480
Memphis, TN-MS-AR840$47,880
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN1,420$50,610
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022

Mental Health Counselors Salaries in rural areas of Tennessee

Metro Area# EmployedMean Salary
West Tennessee nonmetropolitan area220$40,600
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area110$40,790
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area170$42,720
East Tennessee nonmetropolitan area100$37,840
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics - 2022