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$85,900

Average Base Salary

$41/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,538

Average Bonus
The average therapeutic recreation director salary in Alabama, United States is $85,900 or an equivalent hourly rate of $41. This is 7% lower (-$6,810) than the average therapeutic recreation director salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,538. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$71,553

Entry Level Salary

$114,802

Senior Level Salary
An entry level therapeutic recreation director (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $71,553. On the other end, a senior level therapeutic recreation director (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $114,802.

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Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate medically-approved recreation programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, or other institutions. Activities include sports, trips, dramatics, social activities, and arts and crafts. May assess a patient condition and recommend appropriate recreational activity. Excludes “Recreation Workers” (39-9032).
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