Child Life Specialist Salary in West Virginia

How much does a Child Life Specialist make in West Virginia? The average Child Life Specialist salary in West Virginia is $47,730 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $42,612 and $53,509. 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 West 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 Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $47,381 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $46,179 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $47,549 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $49,700 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $48,119 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $46,776 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $47,381 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $47,381 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alma, WV Avg. Salary $46,179 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alum Bridge, WV Avg. Salary $46,179 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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