Activity Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$36,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$36,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
AstraZeneca
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does an activity specialist make?
The national average salary for an Activity Specialist in the U.S. is $36,472 annually or $17.53 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $55,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $23,000 per year. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Activity Specialist salaries are California, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Delaware. The typical tenure for an Activity Specialist is 1.9 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Specialist
$54,734

Average Activity Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Activity Specialist in the United States is $36,472 per year or $17.53 per hour. Activity Specialists make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $64,490 per year. Even an entry-level Activity Specialist makes $32,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. California, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Delaware are the top 5 highest earning states for Activity Specialists. Washington, Illinois, Idaho, Iowa, and Kansas are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Activity Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Activity Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Activity Specialist Salary By Company

Activity Specialist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies have the most job opportunities for Activity Specialists. AstraZeneca and SAP America are the best paying companies for Activity Specialists. Also, companies like Automatic Data Processing and Hospital Sisters Health System pay their Activity Specialists very well.

Average Activity Specialist Pay By Industry

Activity Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Health Care companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Activity Specialists. Telecommunication companies pay Activity Specialists an average salary of $43,273, Health Care companies pay $38,810, and Manufacturing companys come in at $35,775. The types of companies that pay Activity Specialists the least are in the Media industry, where the average annual salary is $32,087.
Industry
Average Salary
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$43,273
$43k
Health Care
Health Care
$38,810
$39k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$35,775
$36k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$35,746
$36k
Finance
Finance
$35,623
$36k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$32,268
$32k
Media
Media
$32,087
$32k

Activity Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Activity Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Dickinson State University
Campus Activities Specialist
04/10/2020
$60,000
Seasonal Summer Day Camp Staff and Activity Specialists
04/05/2020
$20,348
Track-Out Camp Staff and Activity Specialists
03/28/2020
$20,870
Hanac, Inc.
Activity Specialist Dance Instructor
03/14/2020
$37,566
State of Wyoming
Hsra-Recreational Activities Specialist
03/05/2020
$43,702
City of Austin, Tx
Temporary-Activity Specialist or Leader (300 Positions
03/03/2020
$31,305
City of Austin, Tx
Activity Specialist
01/31/2020
$31,305
Cherokee Nation
Activity Specialist
01/30/2020
$33,789
Lawndale Elementary
Activity Specialist
01/25/2020
$31,597
State of Nebraska
Activity Specialist
01/25/2020
$35,562
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