Chemical Dependency Program Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Chemical Dependency Program Manager make in the United States? The average Chemical Dependency Program Manager salary in the United States is $110,561 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $94,190 and $122,148. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Directs chemical dependency and substance abuse treatment and recovery programs. Leads, supports, and develops care team members. Oversees services from intake through discharge for continuity and quality of client care. Prioritizes client safety and directs crisis management. Develops and administers approved standards and guidelines, ensures all licensing and accreditation requirements are maintained. Establishes and administers recordkeeping and reporting processes. Requires a bachelor's degree. Requires Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC). Typically reports to a director. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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