Browse Average Salary Ranges for Sports and Recreation Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Sports and Recreation? There are 69 jobs in Sports and Recreation category. Average salaries can vary and range from $46,527 to $115,440. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from September 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleCollege/University Student Activities Officer Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$50,600  
63.42%
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Assists in the development, organization, and oversight of the university/college's extra-curricular programs. Sets up social events and has a participatory role in the Greek system, the student gover More

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Student Activities Officer
Job TitleHead Athletic Trainer - Higher Ed. Experience5 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$60,329  
75.62%
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Plans and directs the athletic training program. Oversees the training room and supervises a team of physical therapists. Coordinates medical coverage at sporting events. Requires a master's degree. T More

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College Head Athletic Trainer
University Head Athletic Trainer
Job TitleHead Coach (Major Sport) Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$77,962  
97.72%
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Oversees all activities of a major athletic team. Plans and directs training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Analyzing More

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University Head Coach (Major Sport)
Head Coach (Major Sport) - Higher Ed.
College Head Coach (Major Sport)
Job TitleHead Coach (Major Sport) - Higher Ed. Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$77,970  
97.73%
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Oversees all activities of a major athletic team. Plans and directs training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Analyzing More

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Head Coach (Major Sport)
University Head Coach (Major Sport)
College Head Coach (Major Sport)
Job TitleHead Coach (Minor Sport) Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$56,878  
71.29%
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Oversees all activities of a minor athletic team. Plans and directs training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Analyzes o More

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Head Coach (Minor Sport) - Higher Ed.
College Head Coach (Minor Sport)
University Head Coach (Minor Sport)
Job TitleHead Coach (Minor Sport) - Higher Ed. Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$56,880  
71.29%
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Oversees all activities of a minor athletic team. Plans and directs training of student athletes, and assesses individuals' abilities and skill level to determine appropriate team position. Analyzes o More

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Head Coach (Minor Sport)
College Head Coach (Minor Sport)
University Head Coach (Minor Sport)
Job TitleLicensed Recreation Therapist Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$55,900  
70.06%
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Plans and directs medically approved therapeutic recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Conducts programs including symptom More

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Recreational Therapist
Job TitleNCAA Athletic Compliance Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$71,100  
89.12%
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Maintains institutional control of the compliance system for a university/college's athletic program. Develops procedures and policies to monitor and ensure compliance with all NCAA and conference rul More

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Assistant Athletic Director - Compliance
Job TitleRecreational Therapist Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$55,853  
70.00%
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Plans and directs medically approved therapeutic recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Conducts programs including symptom More

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Licensed Recreation Therapist
Job TitleSporting Event Ticketing Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,400  
66.93%
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Supervises event ticketing operations of athletic events. Provides services to event sponsors including: coordinating and overseeing the mailing of ticket information, the managing of money and ticket More

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Ticket Manager (Sports Event) - Higher Ed.
University Sports Event Ticket Manager

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