In addition to helping others, caseworkers enjoy a competitive salary, excellent benefits including healthcare, pensions, and graduate tuition assistance.

  • Starting Salary: $38,384
  • Two Weeks Vacation; increases to 17 days after two years
  • 12 Paid Holidays
    • New Year’s Day
    • Martin Luther King Day
    • Presidents’ Day
    • Memorial Day
    • Independence Day
    • Labor Day
    • Columbus Day
    • Election Day
    • Veteran’s Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Day After Thanksgiving
    • Christmas Day
  • Generous Health Benefits
  • Graduate Tuition Assistance
  • Participation in New York State Employees Pension System

Opportunities for promotion:

  • Senior Caseworker – Once you have served continuously on a permanent basis for thirty-six (36) months as a Caseworker, you are eligible to test for the position of Senior Caseworker
  • Casework Supervisor – Once you have served continuously on a permanent basis for twenty-four (24) months as a Senior Caseworker, you are eligible to test for the positon of Casework Supervisor.