The average salary for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with Case Management skills is $57,427.
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Job Description for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
A licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) is a mental health care professional who provides not only psychological counseling and therapy, but also assists in many of the practical aspects related to various mental conditions. For instance, an LCSW may help place patients in jobs, help individuals find living arrangements, and work to ensure that basic needs are being met. In so doing, the LCSW can remove obstacles that may inhibit the quality of life of someone with chronic mental health issues.…Read more
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 Holdings, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Dignity Health where the average pay is $83,936. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kaiser Permanente and Fresenius Medical Care North America, earning around $75,000 and $67,451, respectively. Presence Health pays the lowest at around $53,500. Humana, Inc. and DaVita Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $60,984 and $63,366, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Skills in Patient Counseling, Clinical Supervision and Crisis Intervention are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Group Therapy and Counseling.
Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
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 $45,467 based on 5 salaries. An early career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,048 based on 422 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,602 based on 456 salaries. An experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,333 based on 368 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,385.
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Employees with Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.7% more) and San Diego, California (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (12.9% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (11.5% less).
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