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The average parks and recreation manager salary in Colorado, United States is $41,212 or an hourly rate of $20. This is 1% higher (+$532) than the average parks and recreation manager salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $589.
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An entry level parks and recreation manager (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $26,392. On the other end, a senior level parks and recreation manager (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $49,196.

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Job Description
Manage, improve, and protect natural resources to maximize their use without damaging the environment. May conduct soil surveys and develop plans to eliminate soil erosion or to protect rangelands. May instruct farmers, agricultural production managers, or ranchers in best ways to use crop rotation, contour plowing, or terracing to conserve soil and water; in the number and kind of livestock and forage plants best suited to particular ranges; and in range and farm improvements, such as fencing and reservoirs for stock watering. Excludes “Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists" (19-1023) and "Foresters" (19-1032).

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