Average Recreation Director Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Recreation Director is $48,858

Base Salary
$34k - $72k
$1 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$32k - $68k
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What Do Recreation Directors Do?

Recreation Director Tasks
  • Develop, plan, and implement enjoyable programs and activities for guests to promote fitness, wellness and enrichment.
  • Supervise recreation events to ensure that they meet specific goals, guests' interests and needs and corporate philosophies.
  • Keep records to improve future recreation planning, documenting guest reception and participation.
  • Manage, develop and lead recreation staff by recruiting, interviewing, hiring, training, and reviewing the performance of all staff employees.
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How do Recreation Directors Rate Their Jobs?

4 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 54 responses, the job of Recreation Director has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.02 out of 5. On average, Recreation Directors are highly satisfied with their job.