The average salary for a Mid-Career Social Worker with Case Management skills in Los Angeles, California is $52,381.
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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 $51,440 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,869 based on 13 salaries.
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Employees with Social Worker in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 15.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (12.6% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.5% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (12.4% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (11.2% less).
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