Become a Social Worker in New Hampshire 

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Disclaimer: Due to the rapidly changing nature of social work regulations, for the most up-to-date information on becoming a social worker in New Hampshire, contact the New Hampshire Social Work Licensing Board.

Licensure as an Independent Clinical Social Worker (ICSW) is required for any official practice as a social worker in New Hampshire. The requirements are as follows:


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New Hampshire ICSW (Independent Clinical Social Worker)

In order to become a licensed social work practitioner in New Hampshire, you will need to complete prerequisite coursework, examination requirements, and, in some cases, supervised work requirements. Also, certain levels of social work in New Hampshire can only be reached after earning a Master of Social Work. We are committed to keeping updated information on New Hampshire social work licensure policies available to you.

Disclaimer: There may be additional methods of certification that have not been covered here. Please contact your state social work licensing department for more information.

New Hampshire Social Work Salary

New Hampshire Social Work Salary
New Hampshire Social Work Career Average Social Worker Salary
Child, Family and School Social Workers $42,510
Medical and Public Health Social Workers $56,110
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers $58,320
All Other Social Workers $62,560
Salary Increase from BSW to MSW +$9,000
Disclaimer: Social Worker Salary information is taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Information about social worker salaries in New Hampshire is subject to change. Please confirm salary information with your state before applying for licensure or renewal. Last updated: 03/30/2016.

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