Average Entry-Level Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Salary

$46,921
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,925
Bonus
$3,500
Commission
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is $46,921.
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$39k
MEDIAN
$47k
90%
$62k
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$39k - $62k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$39k - $64k

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Popular Skills for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Skills in Patient Counseling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Group Therapy, Crisis Intervention, Clinical Psychology and Counseling.

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

An early career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,845 based on 1,246 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,197 based on 1,324 salaries. An experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,146 based on 1,318 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $63,916.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,883 survey responses.
Early Career
25.5%
Mid Career
27.1%
Experienced
27.0%
Late Career
20.4%