How much does a Child Life Specialist make in the United States? The average Child Life Specialist salary in the United States is $53,686 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $47,929 and $60,189. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Child Life Specialist is responsible for the design and implementation of pediatric programs, therapies, and activities among young patients. Works with families to assist in caring for childhood hospitalizations or disabilities. Being a Child Life Specialist monitors child development to ensure normal progression. Provides in-depth care as needed to more urgent cases. Additionally, Child Life Specialist may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Child Life Specialist typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Child Life Specialist do?
Child Life Specialist in Albany, NY
Provide in-home consultation and behavioral support to individuals and their families.
September 25, 2019
Documentation for such services needs to adhere to regulation and programmatic requirements.
September 30, 2019
Child Life Specialist in Albuquerque, NM
Meets pediatric patients and families, assess basic developmental level and emotional needs of the child to determine support needed while in the hospital.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Child Life Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Child Life Specialist ranges from $47,929 to $60,189 with the average base salary of $53,686. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,071 to $60,236 with the average total cash compensation of $53,716.