Recreational Therapist Salary in New Hampshire

How much does a Recreational Therapist make in New Hampshire? The average Recreational Therapist salary in New Hampshire is $56,794 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,752 and $63,072. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

Salary range for a Recreational Therapist
$50,752 to $63,072
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Job Description

Recreational Therapist plans and directs medically approved therapeutic recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Being a Recreational Therapist conducts programs including symptom management, basic conversation skills, community re-entry, sports, gardening, dramatics, music, social activities, and arts and crafts. Prepares reports for patients' physicians describing individual patient symptoms and reactions to therapeutic programs. Additionally, Recreational Therapist conducts activity therapy assessment of a patient's strengths and needs, and recommends therapeutic activity. Documents progress on each patient. Requires a license/certification to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Requires to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Recreational Therapist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bedford, NH Avg. Salary $59,088 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Derry, NH Avg. Salary $59,806 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Merrimack, NH Avg. Salary $60,654 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Salem, NH Avg. Salary $59,311 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Acworth, NH Avg. Salary $57,827 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alstead, NH Avg. Salary $57,842 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alton, NH Avg. Salary $57,650 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alton Bay, NH Avg. Salary $57,629 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Amherst, NH Avg. Salary $60,654 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Andover, NH Avg. Salary $57,483 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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