Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $55K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of EMQ Families First employees (56 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $52K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $55K annually) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; San Jose, Calif. ($52K), San Bernardino, Calif. ($46K), and Sacramento, Calif. (approximately $44K) are the next top-paying cities.
The highest average salaries go to Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators, who bring in close to $56K per year, though Marriage & Family Therapists are not far behind at approximately $52K along with Mental Health Clinicians (around $51K) and Wraparound Facilitators ($48K).
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Clinical Social Workers earn $73K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Becoming a Licensed Marital and Family Therapist can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $56K on average. Employees who have a Master of Science (MS), Counseling make the most here, hauling in approximately $56K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $73K annually. Counseling is regularly seen around here; a majority of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Three more common skills are Case Management, Clinical Psychology, and Diagnosis and Treatment Planning.
Benefits and Perks
One-half of workers have paid vacation, and only about 44 percent can take paid time off for illness. Almost all survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). The vast majority of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for almost all respondents also include dental insurance. Perks also include a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.