The average salary for a Licensed Social Worker in New York, New York is $52,123 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$40,878 - $70,957
$41K
$52K
$71K
MEDIAN: $52,123
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90%

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$23.00 - $37.50
$27
MEDIAN: $26.78
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$40,878 - $70,957  
   
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$41,249 - $75,015  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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$26.78  
   
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$41,249 - $75,015  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Social Worker

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Licensed Social Worker

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
050
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Licensed Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$53,000


Skills That Affect Licensed Social Worker Salaries

Spanish Language
0%

National Average
$53,000



Group Therapy
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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