Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Los Angeles Salary

Los Angeles Licensed Clinical Social Workers take home an average $73K per year. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. The vast majority (84 percent) of Licensed Clinical Social Workers in Los Angeles, Calif. who took the survey are female. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$55,960 - $110,752
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$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,079
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$25.55 - $50.36
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$0$110K
Salary $55,960 - $110,752
Bonus $814
Total Pay (?
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$54,966 - $106,214
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $25.55 - $50.36
Overtime $58.13
Annual Data $0$106K
Bonus $814
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$54,966 - $106,214
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Job Listings

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

Pay by Experience for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) has a positive trend. An entry-level Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 29 salaries. A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

▲11%

National Average
$77,000

▼14%

Mid-Career
▼16%

Skills That Affect Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Salaries


National Average
$77,000

Community Health
▼1%


Group Therapy
▼6%

Geriatrics
▼7%

Bereavement Counseling
▼8%

Counseling
▼10%

Clinical Education
▼10%

Psychiatric
▼10%

Patient Counseling
▼12%

Spanish Language
▼13%

Milieu Therapy
▼14%

Training
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 8%
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