Social Work Supervisor Salary (United States)

A Social Work Supervisor earns an average salary of $49,398 per year. A skill in Clinical Supervision is associated with high pay for this job.
Social Work Supervisor Total Pay (?
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$34,641 - $70,079
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49K
61K
70K
MEDIAN: $49,397
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Social Work Supervisor Total Pay (?
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$14.60 - $36.21
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36
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$34,641 - $70,079  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
Profit Sharing
$50.50 - $2,000  
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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$34,372 - $72,011  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 544
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.60 - $36.21  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $53.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
   
Profit Sharing
$50.50 - $2,000  
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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$34,372 - $72,011  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 544
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Job Description for Social Work Supervisor
Social work supervisors function primarily in a supervisory role, guiding the activities of less experienced social workers within their organization. There is also a significant administrative component of the position, as social work supervisors help run the social work program within an organization.
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Social Work Supervisor Tasks
  • Offer guidance and assistance with complex or difficult cases, including coordination of services.
  • Ensure compliance to all applicable regulations and documentation practices.
  • Review and improve recommendations and treatment plans, including identifying psychological tests or other unmet needs.
  • Supervise, support, and evaluate a team of social workers in day-to-day operations.
  • Educate clients on options and make referrals to other agencies.
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Pay by Experience Level for Social Work Supervisor
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
New York
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Rochester
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Philadelphia
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National Average
$50,000
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Experience Affects Social Work Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%
Experienced
up arrow 5%
National Average
$50,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Social Work Supervisor Salaries

Case Management
0%
National Average
$50,000
Program Management
up arrow 5%
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Gender
Female
85%
female alumni
 
Male
15%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
20%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 13%
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