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Social Worker Mental Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$66,357 (USD)

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The average pay for a Social Worker Mental is $66,357 a year and $32 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Social Worker Mental is between $48,402 and $81,277. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Social Worker Mental. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Provides psychiatric social work assistance to mentally or emotionally disturbed patients of hospitals, clinics, and other medical centers, and to their families, collaborating with psychiatric and allied team in diagnosis and treatment plan: investigates case situations and presents information to psychiatrist 070.107-014 and psychologist, clinical 045.107-022 and other members of health team, on patient's family and social background pertinent to diagnosis and treatment.
  • Helps patients to respond constructively to treatment and assist in adjustment leading to and following discharge.
  • Interprets psychiatric treatment to patient's family and helps to reduce fear and other attitudes obstructing acceptance of psychiatric care and continuation of treatment.
  • Serves as link between patient, psychiatric agency, and community.
  • May work directly in treatment relationship with patients, individually or in groups, in consultation with psychiatrist.
  • May refer patient or patient's family to other community resources.
  • Usually required to have knowledge and skill in casework methods acquired through degree program at school of social work.
Social Worker Mental Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

Job family population: 112,040

Estimated population of Social Worker Mental jobs: 103,200

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Social Worker Mental Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Licensed Therapist / Mental Health / LCSW/LMHC
May 17
Manhattan, NY, USA
True Pursuit Psychological Services
Education: LCSW, LMHC, Ph.D, Psy.D Spanish speaking required Company Description We provide mental health services and psychological services for individual, couples and families. Our professionals ...
Licensed Master Social Worker or Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Apr 29
Yonkers, NY, USA
AREBA Casriel, Inc (ACI)
We are seeking a Licensed Master Social Worker Or Licensed Mental Health Counselor to join our team! You will provide recovery-oriented rehabilitation services in group or individual settings.
Family Social Worker- Bronx
Apr 26
Bronx, NY, USA
Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
Family Social Worker- Bronx Seeking a Social Worker to provide services to children, adolescents, and families in a Supportive Housing Program. Main responsibilities will include individual and ...
Clinical Social Worker IIIA- Geriatric Mental Health Clinics
Mar 25
Bronx, NY, USA
The psychiatric Social Worker will: · Participate with medical, psychiatric, nursing and social services staff in the process of interdisciplinary team assessment of the mental health, social and ...
Licensed Social Worker/Licensed Mental Health Counselor $500 Bonus
Apr 24
Clifton, NY, USA
Karner Psychological Associates
Licensed Social Worker with "R" (6 years supervision) * Licensed Mental Health Counselor (3 years experience) We have full time and part time openings in our Albany/Guilderland/Clifton Park Office.
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