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Substance Abuse Center Director (Hosp. Op.) in the United States

How much does a Substance Abuse Center Director (Hosp. Op.) earn in the United States? The average Substance Abuse Center Director (Hosp. Op.) salary in the United States is $119,413 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $100,176 and $161,173. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Directs the clinical, managerial, and administrative aspects of substance abuse programs. Evaluates treatment procedures to ensure attainment of objectives and goals regarding rehabilitation from drug/alcohol dependency. Works with community agencies and programs to ensure continuity in the type and level of patient care. Complies with federal, state, and local license requirements to maintain quality standards. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. Typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience.

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    Chemical Dependency Director


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