How much does a Social Worker (MSW) make in the United States? The average Social Worker (MSW) salary in the United States is $64,550 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $58,126 and $71,499. 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.
Social Worker (MSW) interviews clients and their families and coordinates and plans programs and activities to meet their social and emotional needs. Provides crisis intervention and assists families in understanding the implications and complexities of the life situation and its impact on lifestyle. Being a Social Worker (MSW) provides professional social work assistance to clients and families as related to illness, disease, hospitalization, financial and educational needs by utilizing a variety of modalities in all areas of service. Responsibilities also include involvement in the discharge planning process. Additionally, Social Worker (MSW) requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a manager. 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)... View full job description
Screens/evaluates/treats individuals or families who require assistance in daily living functioning to enable individuals/families to communicate more effectively and to cope more successfully with daily activities.
November 18, 2019
Serves patients in an integrated care capacity ranging in age from toddler through late adulthood, as well as patients with mental retardation or emotional problems.
February 02, 2020
Social Worker (MSW) in Alamogordo, NM
Demonstrated skills with computers and word processing.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Social Worker (MSW) in the United States. The base salary for Social Worker (MSW) ranges from $58,126 to $71,499 with the average base salary of $64,550. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $58,399 to $71,622 with the average total cash compensation of $64,704.