Substance Abuse Social Worker Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 123,900 Substance Abuse Social Workers in the United States. The Substance Abuse Social Worker job market is expected to grow by 19.4% between 2016 and 2026.

Substance Abuse Social Worker Employability Rating

B+ Sokanu rates Substance Abuse Social Workers with a B+ employability rating, meaning this career should provide good employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 30,400 Substance Abuse Social Workers. That number is based on 24,000 additional Substance Abuse Social Workers, and the retirement of 6,400 existing Substance Abuse Social Workers.

Supply of Substance Abuse Social Workers

The Substance Abuse Social Worker industry is not particularly concentrated in any state.

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