Social and community service managers held about 138,500 jobs in 2014. The industries that employed the most social and community service managers were as follows:
Individual and family services
State and local government, excluding education and hospitals
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations
Nursing and residential care facilities
Community and vocational rehabilitation services
They work for nonprofit organizations, private for-profit social service companies, and government agencies. Social and community service managers work in a variety of settings, including offices, clinics, hospitals, and shelters.
Social and community service managers typically work full time. They may work extended hours to meet deadlines or when preparing new programs; about one-quarter worked more than 40 hours per week in 2014.