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Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Work (SW) Degree Average Salary

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Updated: 13 Sep 2014
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Employees with a Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Work (SW) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K
Social Worker
403 salaries
$32,472 - $64,586  
  
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
195 salaries
$38,999 - $69,812  
Social Worker (MSW)
166 salaries
$33,227 - $57,969  
Mental Health Therapist
86 salaries
$31,501 - $54,442  
Medical Social Worker
84 salaries
$40,518 - $66,633  
Licensed Social Worker
81 salaries
$35,668 - $56,659  
Executive Director
66 salaries
$44,443 - $129,128  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,161
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Work (SW) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

New York University (NYU)
49 salaries
$38,421 - $89,363
University of Southern California (USC)
36 salaries
$34,380 - $75,595
Columbia University
32 salaries
$37,332 - $80,711
University of South Carolina - Main Campus
30 salaries
$30,304 - $64,564
Fordham University
30 salaries
$39,404 - $70,957
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc.
15 salaries
$35,762 - $63,304
Department of Veteran's Affairs
13 salaries
$48,891 - $90,655
Catholic Charities
11 salaries
$36,264 - $104,551
DaVita Inc.
6 salaries
$48,605 - $53,450
Department of Social Services
6 salaries
$36,358 - $48,615
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
127 salaries
$41,039 - $80,145
Chicago, Illinois
73 salaries
$31,945 - $67,957
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
48 salaries
$38,776 - $71,490
Los Angeles, California
37 salaries
$34,266 - $95,965
Houston, Texas
31 salaries
$30,913 - $76,753
Female
85%
female alumni
 
Male
15%
male alumni
Salary:$39,468 - $57,462 $41,420 - $66,183

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