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Recreational Therapist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$49,641 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Recreational Therapist is $49,641 a year and $24 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Recreational Therapist is between $36,563 and $60,551. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Recreational Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Recreational Therapist Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Masters Level Mobile Therapist
Oct 6
Sussex County, DE, USA
NBN Group
Masters Level Mobile Therapist Calling all Masters Level Therapists!!!! If you enjoy extra money, have some free time on your weekends and afternoons, are looking for a challenge and something new ...
Mental Health Therapist
Oct 27
A Center for Mental Wellness, Inc.
Therapists will the receive training and supervision required to be eligible to earn the designation of Registered Play Therapist through the Association for Play Therapy. Essential Responsibilities
Physical Therapist
Oct 23
Georgetown, DE, USA
The JAG Group
PHYSICAL THERAPIST Location: Georgetown, DE Job Description Provides direct patient care in Physical Therapy services that help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain and prevent or limit ...
Physical Therapist
Oct 23
Georgetown, DE, USA
Success Therapy
We are seeking a Physical Therapist to join our team! You will plan physical rehabilitative programs to improve patient quality of life. Responsibilities: * Develop and implement physical therapy ...
Physical Therapist (6870)
Oct 22
Millsboro, DE, USA
Tender Touch Rehab Services
Our Skilled Nursing Facility is seeking a full-time Physical Therapist "PT" to join our team! At Tender Touch, we are committed to creating a great place to work for all levels. New grads welcome to ...