Master of Social Work (MSW) Degree Average Salary

Master of Social Work (MSW) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Social Worker
846 profiles
$47,351
$35K$65K

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
663 profiles
$56,362
$42K$77K

Social Worker (MSW)
321 profiles
$45,435
$34K$62K

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Mental Health Therapist
284 profiles
$41,647
$34K$56K

Medical Social Worker
219 profiles
$53,489
$43K$69K

Clinical Social Worker
179 profiles
$52,283
$39K$70K

School Social Worker
154 profiles
$46,924
$38K$65K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6,148
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Key Stats for Master of Social Work (MSW)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %
Salary
$36,274 - $62,146
Salary
$36,293 - $68,357

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2048 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%
$41,013 - $72,572
$35,348 - $63,394
$44,539 - $77,463
$43,567 - $67,589
$33,632 - $55,265
$45,121 - $62,696
$31,150 - $38,860
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