$40,728
Avg. Salary
$16.97
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,011

Bonus

$1,040

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Child, Family, Or School Social Worker is $16.97 per hour.

The average pay for a Child, Family, Or School Social Worker is $40,728 per year.

10%
$10.95
10%
$16.97
50%
$25.02
90%
90%
MEDIAN $16.97
10%
$30k
10%
$41k
50%
$60k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $40,728
$29,653 - $59,757
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$60K
MEDIAN: $40,728
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$10.95 - $25.02
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MEDIAN: $16.97
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$0$59K
Salary $29,653 - $59,757
Bonus $485 - $4,085
Profit Sharing $1,040
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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$26,901 - $58,526
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 315
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $10.95 - $25.02
Overtime $10.30 - $43.78
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $485 - $4,085
Profit Sharing $1,040
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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$26,901 - $58,526
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 157

Job Description for Child, Family, or School Social Worker

Child, family, or school social workers help support children who may be at risk due to circumstances at home, school, or other environments. As advocates for the children, the social worker acts as a liaison between various institutions, families, and the child. Typically, the social worker either identifies an at-risk child or is called in by some authority that has made this determination. The social worker works with the family to help create the best environment for the child, while assessing all health and psychological risks. Social workers in a school environment are typically charged with determining which students may be at risk and work with other teachers and counselors to aid the student and administer testing to help fully diagnose the extent of the student's needs.

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Child, Family, or School Social Worker Tasks
  • Address client needs (mental, social, educational, etc.) on an individual basis.
  • Carry out various administrative tasks in support of client service.
  • Work with parents, teachers, community organizations, internal partners, etc. on behalf of clients.

Common Career Paths for Child, Family, or School Social Worker


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For Child, Family, or School Social Workers, progressing to a Non-Profit Executive Director role may result in a significant raise. On average, a Non-Profit Executive Director can earn $60K annually. MSW Social Workers or Licensed Clinical Social Workers are common next-step roles for Child, Family, or School Social Workers moving up in their careers; annual pay for MSW Social Workers is $3K higher on average, and it's $13K higher for Licensed Clinical Social Workers.

Child, Family, or School Social Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Child, Family, or School Social Worker

Pay by Experience for a Child, Family, or School Social Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Child, Family, or School Social Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 172 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Child, Family, or School Social Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Child, Family, or School Social Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 53 salaries. A Child, Family, or School Social Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

37%

National Average: $39,448

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Child, Family, or School Social Workers, Los Angeles provides a pay rate that is 47 percent greater than the national average. Child, Family, or School Social Workers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+40 percent) and Denver (+20 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Social Worker's salary, with Atlanta Child, Family, or School Social Workers earning salaries that are 22 percent less than the national average.

Child, Family, or School Social Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Child, Family, or School Social Worker?

Child, Family, or School Social Worker in Philadelphia:
"Office conditions, stress level, the management."
Pros: I like working with my clients.
Cons: The management and the way they think is helping the clients is not.

Child, Family, or School Social Worker in Phoenix:
"How much time you spend driving."
Be patient, let clients tell their story. Don't judge. Be there for them.

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Key Stats for Child, Family, or School Social Worker

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Child, Family, or School Social Worker Salaries

▲12%

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
$39,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Child, Family, or School Social Worker Salaries

▲1%

National Average
$39,000

Case Management
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 12%