The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Social Worker with Counseling skills in Dallas, Texas is $26.41.
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Job Description for Social Worker
A social worker will work closely with patients and their families to assess and treat a myriad of issues, and to help in understanding and coping with emotional and social problems of various natures. Excellent communication skills are integral to the job, as the social worker must be able to facilitate education, work with support groups, and provide referrals to patients. The employee will have the resources and research abilities to find information that is relevant to issues particular to a…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker
An early career Social Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.00 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.91 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $0.
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Employees with Social Worker in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 10.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (7.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (35.6% less), Seattle, Washington (20.5% less) and San Diego, California (16.8% less).
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