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Medical and Public Health Social Worker Salary

The average salary for a Medical and Public Health Social Worker is $48,507 per year.
$33,132 - $69,060
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $48,507
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$14.45 - $31.68
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$33,132 - $69,060  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,073  
Total Pay (?
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$32,701 - $67,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 78
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.45 - $31.68  
   
Overtime
$21.43 - $45.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,073  
   
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).
)
$32,701 - $67,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
United States (change)

Job Description for Medical and Public Health Social Worker

  • Gather relevant information pertaining to case issues.
  • Facilitate education, support groups and referrals.
  • Maintain caseload, documentation and reevaluate patients at appropriate intervals.
  • Assess and treat patients and their families in understanding and coping with emotional and social problems.
  • Provide advocacy and resource services for the patient.

Common Career Paths for Medical and Public Health Social Worker


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Pay by Experience Level for Medical and Public Health Social Worker

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

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Experience Affects Medical and Public Health Social Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 14%