Average Recreation Therapist Hourly Pay

C$23.99
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The average hourly pay for a Recreation Therapist is C$23.99.
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C$16.82
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C$23.99
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C$34.64
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MEDIAN C$23.99
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Hourly Rate
C$17 - C$35
Total Pay
C$34,140 - C$71,173

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Job Description for Recreation Therapist

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Popular Skills for Recreation Therapist

Skills in Program Development, Clinical Assessment, Documentation and Writing Procedures & Documentation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Event Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Recreation Therapist

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$21.49 based on 49 salaries. An early career Recreation Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.66 based on 88 salaries. A mid-career Recreation Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$23.80 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Recreation Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$25.38 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$29.
Employees with Recreation Therapist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 28.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (26.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (29.2% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (22.4% less) and Toronto, Ontario (14.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 227 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.6%
Early Career
38.8%
Mid Career
17.6%
Experienced
15.9%
Late Career
6.2%