The average hourly pay for a Family Advocate is $14.95.
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A family advocate works in a social service type agency that deals with children and their families. These individuals may work in foster agencies, homes for children and families, nonprofit organizations, or directly through government social services departments. Family advocates are responsible for creating a relationship with assigned children and their families to support them through difficult situations and provide parenting guidance. They also help families reach out to community program…Read more
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Skills in Case Management, Child Advocacy, Counseling and Community Outreach / Activism are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication.
An entry-level Family Advocate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.27 based on 46 salaries. An early career Family Advocate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.89 based on 337 salaries. A mid-career Family Advocate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.52 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Family Advocate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.62 based on 91 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
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Employees with Family Advocate in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (10.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winston-Salem, North Carolina (4.9% less), Portland, Oregon (1.4% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (0.7% less).
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