Social Worker (MSW) Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Social Worker (MSW) make in District of Columbia? The average Social Worker (MSW) salary in District of Columbia is $71,298 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $64,204 and $78,975. 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.

25% $64,204 10% $57,746 90% $85,964 75% $78,975 $71,298 50%(Median)
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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)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $70,939 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $70,939 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $70,939 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $70,939 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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