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The average psychiatric social worker salary in United States is $59,238 or an equivalent hourly rate of $28. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,090. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level psychiatric social worker (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $48,217. On the other end, a senior level psychiatric social worker (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $77,764.

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Job Description
Assess and treat individuals with mental, emotional, or substance abuse problems, including abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drugs. Activities may include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, client advocacy, prevention, and education.

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtained.

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