Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience is important when determining pay for Parks and Recreation Directors. At career start, salaries are typically $35K, which grows to $49,653 after five to 10 years. Pay amounts to $61K after 10 to 20 years. After two decades on the job, Parks and Recreation Directors see salary growth dwindle, averaging $69K. Those with more than 20 years of experience are scarcest in the field. Most typically, Parks and Recreation Directors report having spent one to 10 years on the job followed by those with 10 to 20 years.