• Healthcare Social Workers
  • Human Services
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 56,800
    $41,200 range bar $78,280
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Healthcare social workers help people solve and cope with problems related to health challenges.

What do they typically do

  • Research and refer clients to community resources related to health care, including government agencies
  • Identify people who need help
  • Follow up with clients to ensure that their situations have improved
  • Help clients adjust to health changes and challenges in their lives
  • Advocate for and help clients get resources to improve their well-being
  • Develop plans to improve clients' well-being
  • Respond to crisis situations such as patient abuse
  • Assess clients' needs, situations, strengths, and support networks to help determine their goals

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.1%
Job Opening 398

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Clinical Social Worker, Hospice Social Worker, LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker), Medical Social Worker, Nephrology Social Worker, Oncology Social Worker, Psychosocial Coordinator, Renal Social Worker, Social Worker
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