Average Social Worker with Counseling Skills Salary in New York, New York

$52,333
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The average salary for a Social Worker with Counseling skills in New York, New York is $52,333.
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$40k - $72k
Total Pay
$40k - $73k

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

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 $46,412 based on 43 salaries. An early career Social Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,316 based on 119 salaries. A mid-career Social Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,614 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Social Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,633 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,496.
Employees with Social Worker in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 10.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (6.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (24.0% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (20.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (20.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 250 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.2%
Early Career
47.6%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
11.6%
Late Career
4.8%