Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Recreation Therapist is C$24.03
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Recreation Therapists?
An entry-level Recreation Therapist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$21.78 based on 8 salaries. An early career Recreation Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$22.20 based on 44 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Recreation Therapists Do?
Recreational therapists, also known as "therapeutic recreation coordinators," are responsible for quality patient care by overseeing the planning, directing, and coordination of treatment-based programs for a variety of patients, including those with disabilities, injuries, or illnesses.
Recreation therapists provide treatment services to restore and rehabilitate a person’s level of functioning and/or independence in regular activities. Reducing patients' physical limitations is done through a …Read more