How much does a Recreational Therapist in Fort Myers,
FL make? The median annual Recreational Therapist salary in Fort Myers,
FL is $46,742, as of December 28, 2016, with a range usually between
$41,763-$51,894 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Recreational Therapist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Recreational Therapist in Fort Myers, FL.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Recreational Therapist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Recreational Therapist in the United States is $46,742 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Recreational Therapist in the United States are expected to make less than $46,742.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Recreational Therapist in Fort Myers, FL that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Recreational Therapist in Fort Myers are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of January 2017
Plans and directs medically approved recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Advises patients to get involved in leisure activities. Prepares reports for patients' physicians describing individual patient symptoms and reactions to therapeutic programs. Requires a bachelor's degree and a license/certification to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager. View full job description