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Social Group Worker Salary

$55,791 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Social Group Worker is $55,791 a year and $27 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Social Group Worker is between $40,695 and $68,392. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Develops program content, organizes, and leads activities planned to enhance social development of individual members and accomplishment of group goals: interviews individual members to assess social and emotional capabilities and plans group composition in relation to personal and social compatibility of members.
  • Selects program appropriate to particular group goals, level of development, needs, capacities, and interests of group members.
  • Involves members in planning and assuming responsibility for activities.
  • Helps members through group experience to develop attitudes and social skills for improved family relations and community responsibility.
  • May secure supplementary information, such as medical records and school reports.
  • May work in collaboration with other professional disciplines.
  • Refers members, when indicated, to community resources and other organizations.
  • Employed in agencies, such as community center, settlement house, youth serving organization, institution for children or aged, hospital, or penal institution.
  • Usually required to have skills acquired through degree program at school of social work.
Social Group Worker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Job family population: 306,370

Estimated population of Social Group Worker jobs: 23,756

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Social Group Worker Job Listings for United States

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Jun 6
Round Lake, IL, USA
I ntegrative Group Psychological Services, LLC is a full-service psychological practice that ... We are searching for LCSW's who are responsive to the needs of our patients, their families, and ...
Hospice Social Worker
May 29
Arcadia, CA, USA
Companion Health Group
Come and join a great team and cohesive group of Social Worker's. Companion Hospice, located in Arcadia, CAis currently seeking a per-diem MSW to join our team. Companion is the leading organization ...
Licensed Clinical Social Worker - LCSW
May 22
Baltimore, MD, USA
Infinity Search Group
ID 120 Actively seeking LCSW with strong history of substance abuse therapy and LBGTQ experience. ... Group (ISG) is a healthcare staffing company, offering Nurse Practitioners a wide range of ...
Jun 12
Manhattan, NY, USA
MMC Group LP
Required LMHC,LCSW, RN, or NP Company Description MMC makes finding and applying for jobs simple. Partner with MMC to find the right opportunities across multiple industries in the US. Find out more ...
Social Worker
Jun 13
Memphis, TN, USA
The Baptiste Group
Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, sociology, or other relevant behavioral science. * 6 ... The Baptiste Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Employment selection and related ...
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