School Social Worker Salary in the United States

How much does a School Social Worker make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a School Social Worker in the United States is $19 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $17 and $22. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a School Social Worker?

A School Social Worker provides counseling and psycho-social services to children and adolescents in schools at both micro and macro levels. Social workers work as mental health experts, leaders of social and emotional development within the school community, family-school liaisons, and program development experts. They aim to address student issues by working with an ecological, systems approach with parents, the school, and the community. They also work with crisis intervention, group treatment, child neglect and abuse identification and reporting, integrating services to culturally and ec...

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Job Openings for School Social Worker
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Soliant - 1 day ago
Effective School Solutions - San Jose , CA
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ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
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RHCA Recruiting - Soldotna , AK
Education : Masters of Social Work from an accredited graduate school of social work. License : Maintain a current, active license with the State of Alaska as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Spectrum Healthcare Resources - Elmendorf Air Force Base , AK
W.) degree from a school of social work fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). * Any active state LCSW license * Two years of clinical LCSW experience within the past five ...
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