Activity Coordinator Salary

Activity Coordinators in the United States are largely female. The average salary of the entire group is approximately $13.86 per hour. Although just under one in three lack health benefits of any kind, the greater part do enjoy medical insurance, and one-half get dental coverage, too. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$22,667 - $54,938
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$36K
$55K
MEDIAN: $35,551
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$10.49 - $18.14
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MEDIAN: $13.72
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$0$54K
Salary $22,667 - $54,938
Bonus $500
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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$22,265 - $39,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 50
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $10.49 - $18.14
Hourly Tips $2.38
Overtime $10.07 - $27.21
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $500
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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$22,265 - $39,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 230

Job Description for Activity Coordinator

Activity coordinators are typically responsible for planning and coordinating activities for their organization. These activities must reflect the participants' needs, abilities, and interests, which the activity coordinator must become familiar with; additionally, activities must be safe, fun, and meet the goals of the organization and the participants. At all times, the activity coordinator must have a positive attitude and be responsive to participants' needs.

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Activity Coordinator Tasks

  • Assist patients to and from activities including outings.
  • Plan, organize and implement multi-faceted recreation activities for patients.
  • Supervise and instruct patients in activities and techniques designed to meet their specific physical or psychological needs.
  • Prepare and submit patients' reactions and progress reports, confer with treatment team.

Common Career Paths for Activity Coordinator


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Activity Coordinators who go on to become Activity Directors may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, an Activity Director, an upper-level role, pays $30K.

Activity Coordinator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Activity Coordinator

Pay by Experience for an Activity Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Activity Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 160 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Activity Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Activity Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 62 salaries. An Activity Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 19 salaries.

Activity Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Activity Coordinator?

Activity Coordinator in Gainesville:
"Work flexibility, working with the residents."
Pros: Working with the residents and their families. Making them happy and improving their quality of life.
Cons: The bureacracy, and irrelevant work that take the focus away from the activities.

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Key Stats for Activity Coordinator

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Activity Coordinator Salaries

Experienced
▲6%

Late-Career
▲6%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$30,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Activity Coordinator Salaries


National Average
$30,000

Elder Care
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 33%