The average salary for a Mid-Career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Atlanta, Georgia is $57,920.
Is Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
$44k - $68k
$47k - $72k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
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
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Skills in Counseling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Clinical Supervision, Clinical Education, Patient Counseling and Case Management.
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 $54,293 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,808 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,312.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 16.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (10.9% more) and San Diego, California (8.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (9.6% less), Boston, Massachusetts (5.9% less) and Denver, Colorado (2.1% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$41k - $102k
$19k - $42k
$31k - $59k
$43k - $89k
$32k - $71k
$34k - $69k
$24k - $47k
$40k - $84k
$30k - $72k
$32k - $67k