How much does an Addiction Mental Health Assessor make in the United States? The average Addiction Mental Health Assessor salary in the United States is $61,911 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $56,401 and $64,747. 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. 

Addiction Mental Health Assessor Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Addiction Mental Health Assessor Salary $51,385 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Addiction Mental Health Assessor Salary $56,401 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Addiction Mental Health Assessor Salary $61,911 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Addiction Mental Health Assessor Salary $64,747 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Addiction Mental Health Assessor Salary $67,329 US June 27, 2024
25% $56,401 10% $51,385 90% $67,329 75% $64,747 $61,911 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does an Addiction Mental Health Assessor need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Planning: An act or process of making or carrying out plans. Establishment of goals, policies, and procedures for a social or economic unit city planning business planning.

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Support Services: Support Services means those activities provided to or on behalf of a person in the areas of personal care and assistance and property maintenance in order to allow a person to live in the least restrictive environment.

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Futures: Futures are derivative financial contracts obligating the buyer to purchase an asset or the seller to sell an asset at a predetermined future date and set price.

Planning 3.69%
Support Services 2.33%
Futures 1.53%
Others 92.45%
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Job Description for Addiction Mental Health Assessor

Addiction Mental Health Assessor conducts initial and ongoing assessments of patients in Alcohol and Drug (AoD) addiction programs to determine mental health needs and establish care requirements. Provides initial treatment and refers clients to appropriate agencies/providers as needed. Being an Addiction Mental Health Assessor works with patients and families to develop appropriate chemical dependency service plans. Complies with standards in the area of evaluation, assessment, treatment, and service delivery to clients. Additionally, Addiction Mental Health Assessor requires certification as a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC) or similar. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. May require a state license to practice. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Addiction Mental Health Assessor's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Addiction Mental Health Assessor

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For Addiction Mental Health Assessor, the upper level is Case Manager - Alcohol or Drug and then progresses to Chemical Dependency Program Manager.

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Addiction Mental Health Assessor salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Addiction Mental Health Assessor, the highest Addiction Mental Health Assessor salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Addiction Mental Health Assessor salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Addiction Mental Health Assessor salary is in Miami, FL, where the Addiction Mental Health Assessor salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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