Recreation Therapy Assistant Salary

The average rate for a Recreation Therapy Assistant is $12.82 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$10.72 - $39.45
$11
$13
$39
MEDIAN: $12.55
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $10.72 - $39.45
Overtime $16.54
Annual Data $0$82K
Total Pay (?
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$22,304 - $82,062
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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United States (change)

Job Description for Recreation Therapy Assistant

  • Observe and document the progress of treatment.
  • Assist therapists to encourage patients with special needs and circumstances to acquire new skills and promote leisure activities
  • Instruct patients in activities and techniques designed to meet their specific physical or psychological needs.

Recreation Therapy Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Recreation Therapy Assistant

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
27%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Recreation Therapy Assistant Salaries

Entry-Level
▲12%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$26,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 33%
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