The average salary for a Social Worker in London, England: London is £31,595.
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Job Description for Social Worker
A social worker will work closely with patients and their families to assess and treat a myriad of issues, and to help in understanding and coping with emotional and social problems of various natures. Excellent communication skills are integral to the job, as the social worker must be able to facilitate education, work with support groups, and provide referrals to patients. The employee will have the resources and research abilities to find information that is relevant to issues particular to a…Read more
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Popular Skills for Social Worker
Oral / Verbal Communication
Filing Court Documents
Skills in Oral / Verbal Communication, Case Management, Filing Court Documents and Child Advocacy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Child Placement.
Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker
An entry-level Social Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £27,250 based on 13 salaries. An early career Social Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £30,494 based on 91 salaries. A mid-career Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £33,402 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £37,926 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £38,185.
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