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 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Recreational Therapy Director Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Recreational Therapy Director Salary $53,371 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Recreational Therapy Director Salary $77,828 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Recreational Therapy Director Salary $113,551 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Recreational Therapy Director Salary $133,826 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Recreational Therapy Director Salary $152,285 US September 25, 2023
25% $77,828 10% $53,371 90% $152,285 75% $133,826 $113,551 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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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 View full job description

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