How much does a Recreational Therapy Director make in the United States? The average Recreational Therapy Director salary in the United States is $113,551 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $77,828 and $133,826. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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Recreational Therapy Director directs the programs and staff of the recreational therapy department including policies and procedures. Sets and implements guidelines for recreational therapy programs. Being a Recreational Therapy Director conducts patient programs in areas of social interaction, theater, games, crafts, and music. Communicates the results of patient care to other health services. Additionally, Recreational Therapy Director may require an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. May require professional certification. The Recreational Therapy Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Recreational Therapy Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Recreational Therapy Director do?
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Recreational therapists focus on the patient’s leisure time by providing a wide range of play and recreation opportunities during treatment sessions to facilitate increased independent functioning.
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When we say ‘recreation,’ you might think of activities like volleyball or basketball, but recreational therapy encompasses much more than active sports.
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Special education and speech therapy are examples of services provided in schools for those kids who need the services.
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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 Recreational Therapy Director in the United States. The base salary for Recreational Therapy Director ranges from $77,828 to $133,826 with the average base salary of $113,551. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $78,641 to $134,866 with the average total cash compensation of $113,551.