How much does a Recreation Specialist make in the United States? The average Recreation Specialist salary in the United States is $38,823 as of August 29, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $34,506 and $43,864. 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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Recreation Specialist

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InnovAge - Newport News , VA
The Recreation Specialist I plans, organizes, directs and participates in a comprehensive recreation program tailored to the needs and limitations of the frail elderly. Assesses the needs, interests ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 39 days ago
Town of Vinton - Vinton , VA
JOB SUMMARY This position's focus is on attracting and retaining businesses and promotes the Town of Vinton as a choice location for business, recreation, and living. Also responsible for ...
LinkedIn - 12 days ago
MERRIMAC CENTER - Village of Williamsburg , VA
Our Detention Specialists are the front-line staff working with youth in the Center. The Merrimac ... recreation, meals, hygiene, and other daily scheduled activities; · Implement the outlined ...
ZipRecruiter - 15 days ago
Virginia Health Services - Newport News , VA
Prefer two years experience in a social or recreational program within the last five years * Valid Driver's License in good standing. * Computer knowledge and typing skills. * Ability to read, write ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 5 days ago
Sandcastle Kids Counseling - Virginia Beach , VA
Refer patients, clients, or family members to community resources or to specialists as necessary ... Plan, organize, or lead structured programs of counseling, work, study, recreation, or social ...
LinkedIn - 28 days ago
Dermatology Associates of Virginia, PC - Richmond , VA
... a laser specialist. Our practice is independently owned by the physicians and includes ... It offers a wealth of recreational, cultural, and historical highlights to its residents. From ... - 57 days ago

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