Average Social Worker with Case Management Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$42,718
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The average salary for a Social Worker with Case Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $42,718.
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$34k
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$66k
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MEDIAN $42,718
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Salary
$34k - $66k
Bonus
$403 - $5k
Total Pay
$32k - $67k

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Job Description for Social Worker

Social Worker Tasks
  • 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
  • Gather relevant information pertaining to case issues
  • Provide advocacy and resource services for the patient
  • Facilitate education, support groups and referrals

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Popular Skills for Social Worker

Skills in Psychiatric are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Long Term Care, Group Therapy, Child Advocacy 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 $40,701 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,198 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,279 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,000.
Employees with Social Worker in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 24.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (21.6% more) and New York, New York (19.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.0% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (3.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 111 survey responses.
Early Career
53.2%
Mid Career
24.3%
Experienced
14.4%
Late Career
8.1%