How much does a Recreational Therapist make in South Carolina? The average Recreational Therapist salary in South Carolina is $53,232 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $47,569 and $59,116. 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.

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Job Description for Recreational Therapist

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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Goose Creek, SC Avg. Salary $53,928 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $55,088 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $53,662 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $52,718 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $50,855 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $52,479 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $54,870 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $51,602 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $52,754 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $53,609 Date Updated July 27, 2020

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