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Licensed clinical social worker salary in United States

How much does a Licensed Clinical Social Worker make in the United States?

Average base salary

$46.96
Average $46.96
Low $32.61
High $67.61
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a licensed clinical social worker is $46.96 per hour in the United States. 9.6k salaries reported, updated at October 3, 2022

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Top companies for Licensed Clinical Social Workers in United States

  1. BestNest Management
    4.5star
    16 reviews21 salaries reported
    $144,024per year
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Highest paying cities for Licensed Clinical Social Workers near United States

  1. Bronx, NY
    $57.04 per hour
    89 salaries reported
  2. Brooklyn, NY
    $49.08 per hour
    112 salaries reported
  3. Fort Lauderdale, FL
    $47.30 per hour
    25 salaries reported
  1. Boston, MA
    $47.12 per hour
    19 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $46.95 per hour
    81 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $46.33 per hour
    66 salaries reported
  1. Tampa, FL
    $46.25 per hour
    30 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $41.61 per hour
    31 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $40.57 per hour
    75 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Licensed Clinical Social Workers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 490 ratings

62% of Licensed Clinical Social Workers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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Common questions about salaries for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker

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Do licensed clinical social workers (LCSWs) make good money?

Licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) salaries vary between states. Some factors that determine how much a LCSW makes include the level of experience, employer, location, speciality and work setting.

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