Child Advocate Salary

A Child Advocate earns an average wage of $13.51 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$20,945 - $39,933
$21K
$31K
$40K
MEDIAN: $30,837
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50%
90%

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$9.79 - $18.53
$9
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.68
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$0$39K
Salary $20,945 - $39,933
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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$20,927 - $39,170
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data $0$19
Hourly Rate $9.79 - $18.53
Overtime $19.29
Annual Data $0$39K
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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$20,927 - $39,170
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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Job Description for Child Advocate

  • Accompany and advocate for child during court hearings, investigation proceedings, medical examinations, and/or outreach programs.
  • Secure resources needed for child development plans and refer children and/or parents/guardians to outreach services.
  • Consult with parents/guardians about child development and parenting issues, documenting communication.
  • Provide case management for children, conducting assessments, developing and altering action plans, and tracking progress.
  • Provide crisis intervention for children and parents/guardians, admitting children and adults to shelters, hospitals, and/or external agencies.

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Key Stats for Child Advocate

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Child Advocate Salaries

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$31,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Child Advocate Salaries

Case Management
▲2%

National Average
$31,000

Child Advocacy
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 26%
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