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Medical Recreational Therapist Salary
in Idaho, United States

$44,125 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Recreational Therapist is $44,125 a year and $21 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Recreational Therapist is between $32,499 and $53,822. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Recreational Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Creates, arranges, and leads medically approved recreation program for patients in hospitals and other institutions.
  • Directs and organizes such activities as sports, dramatics, games, and arts and crafts to assist patients to develop interpersonal relationships, to socialize effectively, and to develop confidence needed to participate in group activities.
  • Regulates content of program in accordance with patients' capabilities, needs, and interests.
  • Instructs patients in relaxation techniques, such as deep breathing, concentration, and other activities, to reduce stress and tension.
  • Instructs patients in calisthenics, stretching and limbering exercises.
Medical Recreational Therapist Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Recreational Therapists

Job family population: 18,490

Estimated population of Medical Recreational Therapist jobs: 5,306

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Medical Recreational Therapist Job Listings for Idaho, United States

RN - MedSurg/OB- 188
Dec 22
Sandpoint, ID, USA
Bonner General Health
... IV therapy, as evidenced by lack of medication errors. Reports medication errors + Perform ... recreational activities. Bo
Feb 7
Pocatello, Idaho, USA
Aureus Medical Group
Abundant outdoor recreation opportunities and scenic vistas attract over 20 million tourists to ... State License-Speech Therapist-Idaho, CPR/BLS (Basic Life Support), CCC-SLP(Cert/Clin Comp Speech ...
Occupational Therapist *Sign-On Bonus Available!*
Jan 23
Saint Maries, ID, USA
Valley Vista Care
Coordinates participation in sensorimotor, educational, recreational, and social activities ... Combine Medical and Dental premiums starting at just $66/month * Company paid life insurance
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