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Recreation Coordinator Salary

Those pursuing careers as Recreation Coordinators in the United States may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $36K annually. The pay spectrum stretches from $24K to $48K per year. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
$26,639 - $48,513
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MEDIAN: $35,535
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$10.19 - $23.19
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$26,639 - $48,513  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,462  
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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$23,629 - $48,452  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 129
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.19 - $23.19  
   
Overtime
$15.10 - $37.25  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,462  
   
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).
)
$23,629 - $48,452  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 97
United States (change)

Job Description for Recreation Coordinator

  • Compile feedback and metrics to understand needs and identify future goals.
  • Work with community, instructors, site maintenance and other groups to ensure quality experiences.
  • Identify activities, coordinate site and instruction needs and ensure community programs happen as scheduled.
  • Purchase, monitor and clean supplies and inventory to ensure readiness.

Common Career Paths for Recreation Coordinator


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Recreation Coordinators may experience if they take an upper-level role like Parks and Recreation Director. The position pays an average $50K annually.

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Survey takers who work as Recreation Coordinators usually report a few specific skills. Program Management and Event Planning are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Event Planning.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Recreation Coordinator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Recreation Coordinator Salaries

Program Management
up arrow 11%

National Average
$35,000

Event Planning
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 16%