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Activities Director Salary

$51,069 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Activities Director is $51,069 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Activities Director is between $37,770 and $62,136. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Activities Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates the planning, implementation, scope, and emphasis of activity programs in places such as senior centers, nursing homes, colleges, and camps to encourage and stimulate residents or participants and to meet their physical, mental, and psychological well-being.
  • Develops programs, hires staff for the events, and oversees the implementation of activities.
  • This is a recreational non-therapeutic position.
Activities Director Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Social and Community Service Managers

Job family population: 141,830

Estimated population of Activities Director jobs: 4,756

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Activities Director Job Listings for United States

Activity Director
Jun 25
Glendale, CA, USA
Glen Park Healthy Living
Plan and document activities REQUIREMENTS * Activity Director Certificate * Drivers license * Able to pass physical Nice to Have * Background check * First Aid CPR Company Description Glen Park ...
Activities Director for Senior Living Community
Jun 21
Northstar Senior Living
Pacifica Merced has an opportunity for a energetic Activities Director that will be responsible for coordinating, directing, planning and conducting the life enrichment of our residents organizing ...
Activities Director (Certified)
Jun 11
Philadelphia, PA, USA
MIMA Healthcare
York Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is seeking a Certified Activities Director to oversee Activity Programming in its 240 bed skilled nursing facility. Come and join a dynamic team! The Director of ...
INTERIM Activity Director
Jun 19
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Perform activities on schedule while maintaining regular attendance and punctuality within ... Conduct tours. * Assist Community Relations Director with large community events. * Perform special ...
Activity Director
Jun 13
Camarillo, CA, USA
Golden State Health Centers, Inc
Activities Director · Coordinating, developing individual resident Activity Plan. · Assessing activity needs and rehabilitation objectives of each residents · Intake, monthly, and quarterly ...
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