Child Welfare Specialist Salary in the United States

How much does a Child Welfare Specialist make in the United States? The average Child Welfare Specialist salary in the United States is $38,548 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $33,836 and $43,526. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Child Welfare Specialist
Lutheran Child and Family Services - Decatur , IL
Child Welfare Specialist/Foster Care The Child Welfare Specialist will establish a cooperative working relationship with Foster Care families. Requirements: a BA/BS in Social Work or related Human ...
Lee Enterprises - Today
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois - Marion , IL
Provision of direct services to children and families to support the work of assigned child welfare specialists to facilitate timely permanency outcomes for children with their family of origin ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois - Des Plaines , IL
S.I. is hiring a Child Welfare Specialist for the Intact Family program. The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services contracts with L.S.S.I. to provide in-home services to families who ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Establishes and maintains rapport and effective working relationships with child(ren), families, and community; works effectively within the Agency and community at large. * Advocating and/or ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Families First Counseling - Mason City , IA
Qualifications include an Associate's degree with four years of full-time child welfare experience, or a Bachelor's degree and one year of full-time child welfare experience.Join our winning team ...
Lee Enterprises - 3 days ago
Community Research Foundation - San Diego , CA
Senior IMPACT (Downtown San Diego, CA) Mental Health Counselor/PSR Specialist (MA level) - Mental ... Our child, youth and family programs are family-centered and designed based upon wraparound ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago