Average Clinical Social Worker Salary in Detroit, Michigan

$54,387
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The average salary for a Clinical Social Worker in Detroit, Michigan is $54,387.
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$38k
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$68k
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MEDIAN $54,387
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$38k - $68k
Total Pay
$39k - $67k

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Job Description for Clinical Social Worker

Clinical Social Worker Tasks
  • Coordinate patient interactions from patient care, discharge instructions, follow-up to aftercare information.
  • Negotiate with payers, outreach, family, and third party groups to safeguard patients.
  • Communicate with patients and rehabilitation or care programs to ensure appropriate actions are taken.
  • Conduct psychosocial evaluations and advise clinicians on social work matters.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Clinical Social Worker. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Clinical Social Worker
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Social Worker
Medical Social Worker
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Clinical Social Worker

Skills in Counseling, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Clinical Supervision and Patient Counseling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Social Worker

An early career Clinical Social Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $42,000 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Clinical Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,040 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Clinical Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,305 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,843.
Employees with Clinical Social Worker in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 44.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (13.6% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (7.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Providence, Rhode Island (15.4% less) and Los Angeles, California (3.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
31.3%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
31.3%
Late Career
18.8%