Become a Social Worker in Wyoming

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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 Wyoming, contact the Wyoming Mental Health Professions Licensing Board.

Wyoming law recognizes two classes of social workers: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Certified Social Worker (CSW). The requirements are as follows:


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Wyoming LCSW

Wyoming CSW (Certified Social Worker)

In order to become a licensed social work practitioner in Wyoming, you will need to complete prerequisite coursework, examination requirements, and, in some cases, supervised work requirements. Also, certain levels of social work in Wyoming can only be reached after earning a Master of Social Work. We are committed to keeping updated information on Wyoming 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. Last updated 06/03/2015.

Wyoming Social Work Salary

Wyoming Social Work Salary
Wyoming Social Work Career Average Social Work Salary
Child, Family and School Social Workers $45,130
Medical and Public Health Social Workers $49,630
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers $57,740
All Other Social Workers $53,130
Salary Increase from BSW to MSW +$15,000
Disclaimer: Social Worker Salary information is taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Information about social worker salaries in Wyoming 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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