How much does a Social Work Manager make in the United States? The average Social Work Manager salary in the United States is $93,039 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $83,435 and $105,811. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $83,435 10% $74,692 90% $117,439 75% $105,811 $93,039 50%(Median)
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Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Pediatric Associates of Alexandria - Alexandria, VA

Social Worker (LCSW)

American Medical Staffing - Christiansburg, VA

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Delta Companies - Danville, VA

Job Description for Social Work Manager

Social Work Manager plans and implements programs to meet the social and emotional needs of patients and patients' families in a health care setting. Develops plans for patient care after release from treatment. Being a Social Work Manager provides social services to patients/clients and their families. Collaborates with physicians, nurses, patients and their families to assess patient social needs and monitor progress of medical treatment. Additionally, Social Work Manager coordinates planning for post-discharge care. Supervises professional staff. Prepares departmental budgets and reports. Requires a master's degree of Social Work. Typically reports to a director. The Social Work Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Social Work Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Social Work Manager: Electronic health records (EHR) Software, Social Work

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