Certified Recreation Therapist Salary

A Certified Recreation Therapist earns an average wage of $18.86 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$33,470 - $45,800
$39K
MEDIAN: $39,037
50%

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$14.25 - $27.00
$14
$19
$27
MEDIAN: $19.13
10%
50%
90%

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$0$57K
Salary $39,037
Total Pay (?
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$29,518 - $57,205
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $14.25 - $27.00
Overtime $33.78
Annual Data $0$57K
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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$29,518 - $57,205
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Certified Recreation Therapist

  • Prepare and submit patients' reactions and progress reports, confer with treatment team.
  • Encourage patient 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.
  • Develop treatment plan with varied interventions based on assessment, interests and objectives of therapy.

Certified Recreation Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Certified Recreation Therapist

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Certified Recreation Therapist Salaries

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%
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