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Director of Activities, Assisted Living Salary

The average pay for a Director of Activities, Assisted Living is $12.79 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$24,077 - $53,529
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$54K
MEDIAN: $34,735
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$9.71 - $18.68
(Median)
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$24,077 - $53,529  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,622  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,969 - $45,703  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.71 - $18.68  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $27.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,622  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,969 - $45,703  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 74

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Job Description for Director of Activities, Assisted Living

  • Instruct patient in activities and techniques, such as sports, dance, music, art or relaxation techniques, designed to meet their specific physical or psychological needs.
  • Counsel and encourage patients to develop leisure activities.
  • Select activities that will help individuals learn work and life-management skills within limits of their mental and physical capabilities.
  • Develop and participate in health promotion programs, group activities, or discussions to promote client health, facilitate social adjustment, alleviate stress, and prevent physical or mental disability.

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Pay by Experience Level for Director of Activities, Assisted Living

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Director of Activities, Assisted Living Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 32%
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