An Assistant Social Worker earns an average wage of $15.53 per hour. A skill in Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,912 - $64,247
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MEDIAN: $45,294
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$12.05 - $23.89
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MEDIAN: $15.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,912 - $64,247  
   
Total Pay (?
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$27,001 - $58,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $23.89  
   
Overtime
$26.69  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,001 - $58,582  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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Q: What is it like working as an Assistant Social Worker?

Assistant Social Worker in Los Angeles:
"The population."
I worked with mental health but an adult day care center, I thought I was going to work with seniors. However, an ADHC also has a population of physically, mentally and cognitively disabled population. There was an adjustment period but knowing that would have helped me research more into interacting with the disabled population.

Assistant Social Worker in Birmingham:
"I wish I had known I would have to work so much overtime."
I would inform new Assistant Social Worker's that they need to care about patients, dress professionally, have good writing skills, speaking skills and leave their phones in their pockets so they will be taken seriously.

Assistant Social Worker in Nespelem:
"Shared knowledge that had things in place."
To be able to work under stress, changes, and have the knowledge in dealing with children and families.

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Key Stats for Assistant Social Worker

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
053
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Assistant Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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