Average School Social Worker Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a School Social Worker is $49,728

Base Salary
$40k - $68k
$395 - $4k
Total Pay
$39k - $69k
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What Do School Social Workers Do?

School Social Worker Tasks
  • Counsel students and parents.
  • Support and educate students on relationship building, coping and other life skills.
  • Refer students to outside organizations and medical professionals.
  • Conduct psycho-social assessments to diagnose behavioral disabilities and recommends a course of action including medication, environmental and social changes.
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How do School Social Workers Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 71 responses, the job of School Social Worker has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.09 out of 5. On average, School Social Workers are highly satisfied with their job.