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Intake Worker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$55,142 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Intake Worker is $55,142 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Intake Worker is between $40,670 and $67,205. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Intake Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Guides and counsels individuals and families in crisis, ranging from the unemployed to children who need foster homes to elderly people who have no one to care for them.
  • Assists clients in obtaining government funds, education, or treatment.
  • Secures information, such as medical, psychological, and social factors contributing to client's situation, and evaluates these and client's capacities.
Intake Worker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Job family population: 306,370

Estimated population of Intake Worker jobs: 29,571

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Intake Worker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Licensed Clinical Social Worker - LCSW
May 20
Kenosha, WI, USA
Kenosha Community Health Center
Complete intake and assessments to diagnose behavioral health patients. * Develop and implement ... Experience working in a Federally Qualified Health center (FQHC) and/or understanding of Integrated ...
Overnight Group Home/Shelter Worker
Apr 30
Palatine, IL, USA
Shelter Incorporated
We are seeking an Overnight Group Home Worker to join our dynamic team at Shelter's Boys Group Home ... INTAKE 1. Responsible for on-call requests for services from individual crisis situations referred ...
Sample Intake Processor
May 16
Schaumburg, IL, USA
DATE REVISED 5/16/2019 CLASSIFICATION Exempt REPORTS TO Ahmar Rizwan - Sample Intake Manager JOB ... Working knowledge of office equipment REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE * 1 to 3 years of clerical ...
Clinical And Social Service Coordinator
Apr 26
Maywood, IL, USA
Program Managers, Therapists, Counselors, Case Managers, Intake Specialists, Coordinators and ... Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) preferred. · At least four (4) years direct clinical ...
Client Intake / Lien Negotiator
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Injury Law Firm - Chicago Loop
Small, but well-established personal injury and workers' compensation law firm seeks assertive, responsible associate with superior organizational and interpersonal skills. This position requires ...
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