How much does a Child Welfare Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Child Welfare Specialist in the United States is $19 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $17 and $21. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Intercept Youth Services - Richmond , VA
Community Based Specialist I will provide a variety of educational, training, and/or treatment ... Monitor the overall health, safety, and welfare of clients.* Provide medication management and ...
Nexxt - 24 days ago
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children - Alexandria , VA
: TITLE: Resource Specialist 1, Child Sex Trafficking Recovery Services Team (RST) FLSA: Exempt ... Efforts will focus primarily on children reported missing from the care (CMFC) of child welfare to ...
ZipRecruiter - 55 days ago
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children - Alexandria , VA
TITLE : Program Specialist, e-Learning LOCATION: Alexandria, Virginia FLSA : Exempt DIVISION ... NCMEC CONNECT is the virtual gateway for law enforcement and other child-serving professionals to ...
ZipRecruiter - 63 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Child Welfare Specialist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Child Welfare Specialist ranges from $17 to $21 with the average hourly pay of $19. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $17 to $23 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $20.

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