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Average Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with Patient Counseling Skills Salary

$59,220
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$1,325
Bonus
$2,400
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The average salary for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with Patient Counseling skills is $59,220.
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$44k
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$59k
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$78k
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What Do Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)s Do?

Popular Employer Salaries for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

The top respondents for the job title Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) are from the companies DaVita Inc., Kaiser Permanente and Fresenius Medical Care North America. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $71,634. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Fresenius Medical Care North America, earning around $65,520. Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc. pays the lowest at around $58,500. DaVita Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $63,984.

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What Are Popular Skills for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)s?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)s?

An entry-level Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,378 based on 5 salaries. An early career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,557 based on 309 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,635 based on 353 salaries. An experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,650 based on 337 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,505.
Employees with Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 17.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (16.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (7.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (14.5% less), Indianapolis, Indiana (3.7% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,273 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.4%
Early Career
24.3%
Mid Career
27.7%
Experienced
26.5%
Late Career
21.1%