Director of Activities, Assisted Living Salary

The average pay for a Director of Activities, Assisted Living is $14.26 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$29,756 - $57,184
$30K
$41K
$57K
MEDIAN: $41,381
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$10.28 - $19.82
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$0$57K
Salary $29,756 - $57,184
Bonus $1,179
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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$23,659 - $53,618
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 56
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $10.28 - $19.82
Overtime $23.28
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $1,179
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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$23,659 - $53,618
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

Job Description for Director of Activities, Assisted Living

  • Select activities that will help individuals learn work and life-management skills within limits of their mental and physical capabilities.
  • Develop and participate in health promotion programs, group activities, or discussions to promote client health, facilitate social adjustment, alleviate stress, and prevent physical or mental disability.
  • Instruct patient in activities and techniques, such as sports, dance, music, art or relaxation techniques, designed to meet their specific physical or psychological needs.
  • Counsel and encourage patients to develop leisure activities.

Director of Activities, Assisted Living Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Activities, Assisted Living

Pay by Experience for a Director of Activities, Assisted Living has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Activities, Assisted Living with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 62 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Activities, Assisted Living with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Director of Activities, Assisted Living which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 29 salaries. A Director of Activities, Assisted Living with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 7 salaries.

Director of Activities, Assisted Living Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Director of Activities, Assisted Living?

Director of Activities, Assisted Living in Lansing:
"Rewarding for residents and myself."
Pros: The residents and their families & the activities we do together. I like the flexibility.
Cons: I really like my job. The work and the people are great.

Director of Activities, Assisted Living in Medford:
"That I would be so under paid after 7 years of committed ser."
Make sure you don't sell yourself short by accepting a low ball salary just for the experience.

Key Stats for Director of Activities, Assisted Living

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

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Experience Affects Director of Activities, Assisted Living Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 21%