Average Social Worker with Group Therapy Skills Salary in New York, New York

$53,308
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The average salary for a Social Worker with Group Therapy skills in New York, New York is $53,308.
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$44k
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MEDIAN $53,308
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$44k - $69k
Total Pay
$44k - $70k

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Job Description for Social Worker

Social Worker Tasks
  • Provide advocacy and resource services for the patient
  • Facilitate education, support groups and referrals
  • Gather relevant information pertaining to case issues
  • Assess and treat patients and their families in understanding and coping with emotional and social problems
  • Maintain caseload, documentation and reevaluate patients at appropriate intervals

Career Paths

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Social Worker
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Medical Social Worker
Social Services Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Social Worker

Skills in Psychiatric and Spanish Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Child Advocacy, Case Management and Counseling.

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 $50,330 based on 55 salaries. A mid-career Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,249 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,781 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,500.
Employees with Social Worker in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 6.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (27.4% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (23.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (21.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 92 survey responses.
Early Career
59.8%
Mid Career
19.6%
Experienced
7.6%
Late Career
13.0%