Recreation Therapist Salary

How much does a Recreation Therapist make in the United States?
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$48,825 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$23 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$591 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average recreation therapist salary in United States is $48,825 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $591. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$35,962 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$59,556 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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