Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is $50,443
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)s?
A mid-career Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,650 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,450.
What Do Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)s Do?
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 …Read more