Recreational Specialist Salary

It's impossible to make it big as a Recreational Specialists in the United States; the average employee scrapes together only around $37K annually. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 54 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Recreational Specialists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$27,284 - $52,158
$27K
$37K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,155
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50%
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$10.16 - $20.84
$10
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.49
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$0$52K
Salary $27,284 - $52,158
Bonus $450.00
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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$24,193 - $47,923
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $10.16 - $20.84
Hourly Tips $3.50
Overtime $25.59
Annual Data $0$47K
Bonus $450.00
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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$24,193 - $47,923
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

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Common Career Paths for Recreational Specialist


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For Recreational Specialists, career advancements do not tend to correlate with a rise in salary. On average, lower-level Recreational Specialists earn similar salaries to those in higher-end positions like Recreation Supervisor.

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Pay by Experience Level for Recreational Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Recreational Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Recreational Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 46 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Recreational Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Recreational Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 20 salaries. A Recreational Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Recreational Specialist

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Recreational Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Mid-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 16%
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