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Social Work Unit Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$67,008 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Social Work Unit Supervisor is $67,008 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Social Work Unit Supervisor is between $48,400 and $82,484. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Social Work Unit Supervisor. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of social service agency staff and volunteers or casework staff agency.
  • Assigns caseloads and related duties, and coordinates activities of staff in providing services to assist clients with identified needs.
  • Aids agency staff members through individual and group conferences in analyzing case problems and in improving their diagnostic and helping skills.
  • Reviews case records and evaluates performance of staff members and recommends indicated action.
Social Work Unit Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

Job family population: 112,040

Estimated population of Social Work Unit Supervisor jobs: 10,943

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Social Work Unit Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Supervisory Health Insurance Specialist
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
... social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide ... Bargaining Unit Position:** **No Tour of Duty:** Flexible **Recruitment/Relocation Incentive:** Not ...
Child Welfare Supervisor
Apr 3
Chicago, IL, USA
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
The qualified candidate must possess a Master's degree in social work or a related field with a minimum of 2 years of supervisory experience. * State licensing/certification and a valid Child Welfare ...
Creative Assistant
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Chicago Lighthouse
The unit provides support for the Financial Development, Public Relations Departments as well as ... RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE WORK OF OTHERS: This position holds no direct supervisory responsibility.
Ambulatory RN 2 Neurology Rush Copley
Feb 20
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
As an Ambulatory RN 2 you will actively provide supervised patient care and be a key participant in ... Social Work referrals for home care needs Collaborate with other team members; provide guidance and ...
Registered Nurse
Mar 27
Chicago, IL, USA
Aunt Martha's Health & Wellness
... social work practice. Improve client outcomes and deliver quality care. Ensure clinical care is ... SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Provides supervision with the Unit Managers for the Youth Support ...
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