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Caseworker Protective Services Salary
in Alabama, United States

$54,455 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$980

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Caseworker Protective Services is $54,455 a year and $26 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Caseworker Protective Services is between $39,554 and $66,866. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Aids parents with child rearing problems and children and youth with difficulties in social adjustments: investigates home conditions to protect children from harmful environment.
  • Evaluates children's physical and psychological makeup to determine needs.
  • Refers child and parent or guardian to community resources according to needs of child.
  • Evaluates foster home environmental factors and personal characteristics of adoption applicants to determine suitability of foster home and adoption applicants.
  • Places and is responsible for children and their well-being in foster or adoptive homes, institutions, and medical treatment centers.
  • Counsels children and parents, guardians, foster parents, or institution staff, concerning adjustment to foster home situation, plans for child's care, interactional behavior modifications needed, or rehabilitation.
  • Places children in adoptive homes and counsels adoptive parents pending legal adoption.
  • Provides service to unmarried parents, including care during pregnancy and planning for child.
  • Arranges for day care or homemaker service.
  • Employed in establishments such as child placement (foster care or adoption), protective service, or institution.
  • Maintains case history records and reports.
  • Usually required to have knowledge and skill in casework methods acquired through degree program at school of social work.
  • May specialize in specific area of child-directed casework and be designated according to work performed as caseworker, child placement; caseworker, protective services.
  • May interview clients for purpose of scr.
Caseworker Protective Services Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Job family population: 306,370

Estimated population of Caseworker Protective Services jobs: 30,980

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$63,129
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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Caseworker Protective Services Job Listings for Alabama, United States

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