How much does a Child Welfare Specialist make? The average Child Welfare Specialist salary is $39,406 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $34,588 and $44,491. 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. 

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Intercept Health - Waynesboro , 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 ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
Intercept Health - Roanoke , VA
Community Based Specialist Iwill provide a variety of educational, training, and/or treatment ... Monitor the overall health, safety, and welfare of clients. * Provide medication management and ...
ZipRecruiter - 25 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 - 19 days ago
Intercept Health - Lawrenceville , VA
TDT/CBS Specialist Full-Time/Hourly;Piece Rate Summary: The Therapeutic Day Treatment Specialist is ... Must be a registered Qualified Mental Health Professional Child (QMHP-C) with the Commonwealth of ...
ZipRecruiter - 43 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 - 27 days ago
Assisi Animal Clinics Of Virginia I - Roanoke , VA
We are an independent, nonprofit animal welfare organization serving SW Virginia and West Virginia. Along with our Adoption Center and Farm Sanctuary, we offer a Community Pet Hospital, Rural ...
ZipRecruiter - 44 days ago

Child Welfare Specialist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Child Welfare Specialist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of September 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Child Welfare Specialist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $49,257
Washington, DC $43,867
Miami, FL $38,362
Chicago, IL $41,805
Boston, MA $44,399
New York, NY $47,405
Dallas, TX $39,150
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Child Welfare Specialist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Child Welfare Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Child Welfare Specialist ranges from $34,588 to $44,491 with the average base salary of $39,406. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $36,195 to $48,598 with the average total cash compensation of $41,604.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $39,406 $34,588 - $44,491
Bonus $2,198 $1,607 - $4,107
Total Pay $41,604 $36,195 - $48,598
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What's the difference between Child Welfare Worker and Child Welfare Specialist?
According to our latest salary estimation on September 25, 2020. The average salary of Child Welfare Specialist is $39,406, and the average salary of Child Welfare Worker is $54,976. The average salary of Child Welfare Worker is higher than Child Welfare Specialist. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
I am a Child Welfare Specialist, which location’s salary is higher, Farmington, NM or Fairmont, WV?
Fairmont, WV typically sees higher pay than Farmington, NM for Child Welfare Specialist. a Child Welfare Specialist Salary in Fairmont, WV is $38,578 as of September 25, 2020; a Child Welfare Specialist Salary in Farmington, NM is $36,474 as of September 25, 2020. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Child Welfare Specialist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Child Welfare Specialist?
Salary ranges for a Child Welfare Specialist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: September 25, 2020