Social Worker (MSW) Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Social Worker (MSW) make in New Jersey? The average Social Worker (MSW) salary in New Jersey is $70,493 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $63,480 and $78,086. 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.

Salary range for a Social Worker (MSW)
$63,480 to $78,086
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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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $72,814 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $73,452 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $73,516 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $73,873 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $77,150 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $72,814 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $72,621 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $71,539 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $73,516 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $72,814 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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