Child Life Specialist Salary in Virginia

How much does a Child Life Specialist make in Virginia? The average Child Life Specialist salary in Virginia is $51,469 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $45,950 and $57,700. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Virginia

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Job Description

Child Life Specialist is responsible for the design and implementation of pediatric programs, therapies, and activities among young patients. Works with families to assist in caring for childhood hospitalizations or disabilities. Being a Child Life Specialist monitors child development to ensure normal progression. Provides in-depth care as needed to more urgent cases. Additionally, Child Life Specialist may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Child Life Specialist typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abingdon, VA Avg. Salary $45,476 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Accomac, VA Avg. Salary $49,362 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Achilles, VA Avg. Salary $49,055 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Afton, VA Avg. Salary $47,803 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alberta, VA Avg. Salary $51,847 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Aldie, VA Avg. Salary $58,107 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, VA Avg. Salary $58,369 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Altavista, VA Avg. Salary $47,942 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alton, VA Avg. Salary $49,142 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Amelia Court House, VA Avg. Salary $52,070 Date Updated April 27, 2019

Career Path for this job

  1. This Job:

    Child Life Specialist

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Child Life Program Director


    Bachelor's Degree

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