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Recreation Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$45,204 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Recreation Supervisor is $45,204 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Recreation Supervisor is between $33,846 and $54,679. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Recreation Supervisor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of paid and volunteer recreation service personnel in public department, voluntary agency, or similar type facility, such as community centers or swimming pools.
  • Develops and promotes recreation program, including music, dance, arts and crafts, cultural arts, nature study, swimming, social recreation and games, or camping.
Recreation Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers

Job family population: 213,620

Estimated population of Recreation Supervisor jobs: 23,494

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Recreation Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Recreation Aide (Loft)
Jun 9
Great Lakes, IL, USA
Commander, Navy Installations
Recreation Aide (Loft) ===== ##### Department of the Navy Commander, Navy Installations ... Will report to supervisor when equipment is in need of repair or replacement. Keeps records of who ...
Supervisory Natural Resources Specialist (Recreation)
Mar 29
Wilmington, United States
Department Of Agriculture
Provide advice on various types of recreation programs such as wilderness, recreation, historical ... Supervisory status Yes Promotion Potential 11 * Job family (Series) 0401 General Natural Resources ...
Residential Supervisor
Jun 17
Park Ridge, IL, USA
The Deamer Group
The staff works to develop opportunities for youth to participate in recreational and community events. The Residential Supervisor is integral in designing and implementing opportunities for youth to ...
Director of Recreation Services
Jun 11
Waukegan, IL, USA
Bria Health Services of Lake Park
Full-time supervisory position requiring Bachelors Degree in Parks/Recreation or similar area and previous supervisory experience. Duties include development of programs to address a spectrum of ...
Sports & Recreation Director
Apr 27
Valparaiso, IN, USA
Valparaiso Family YMCA
... supervisors to ensure ongoing program viability and continued growth 3. Develops and monitors ... years' recreation programming required • Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of ...
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