Medical Social Worker (MSW) Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Medical Social Worker (MSW) make in District of Columbia? The average Medical Social Worker (MSW) salary in District of Columbia is $70,631 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $63,618 and $76,956. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Medical Social Worker (MSW) provides social work services to hospital patients and their families. Counsels and provides crisis intervention for patients, including assessment and treatment of emotional and behavioral problems related to hospitalization. Being a Medical Social Worker (MSW) participates as a member of multi-disciplinary team and may assist patients in treatment planning. May contribute to the formulation of discharge plans. Additionally, Medical Social Worker (MSW) may take a leadership role on more complex cases. Requires a master's degree of social work. Typically reports to a manager. Medical Social Worker (MSW)'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $70,276 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $70,276 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $70,276 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $70,276 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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