Average Early-Career Social Worker with Child Advocacy Skills Salary in New York, New York

$49,030
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The average salary for an Early-Career Social Worker with Child Advocacy skills in New York, New York is $49,030.
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MEDIAN $49,030
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$35k - $67k
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$34k - $67k

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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

Explore the most common career paths for Social Worker. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
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 Counseling, Case Management, Group Therapy, Spanish Language and Geriatrics are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Social Worker

An entry-level Social Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $42,812 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,260 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,980 based on 10 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 Los Angeles, California earn an average of 6.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (28.1% less), Phoenix, Arizona (27.4% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (24.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 41 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.0%
Mid Career
36.6%
Experienced
24.4%
Late Career
17.1%