Average School Social Worker Salary

$49,022
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$38k
MEDIAN
$49k
90%
$68k

The average salary for a School Social Worker is $49,022

Base Salary
$38k - $68k
Bonus
$152 - $3k
Total Pay
$38k - $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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Job Satisfaction for School Social Worker

4.1 out of 5
(86)
Highly Satisfied
10Reviews
Based on 86 responses, the job of School Social Worker has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.11 out of 5. On average, School Social Workers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
88.8%
Male
10.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 330 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

85%

Dental

72%

Vision

61%

None

14%