Recreation Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$26,000
$20,000
$26,000
$35,000
Did you know that the average Recreation Assistant makes $26,736 per year? That's valued at $12.85 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $20,000 and $35,000, meaning Recreation Assistants have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most Recreation Assistants find a job with Health Care and Non Profits companies, while others work for Health Care, Non Profits, and Government companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Maine, New York and Washington are the top states in the U.S. to pay Recreation Assistants the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Mesa, AZ
$32,644
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Map of Recreation Assistant Salaries

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

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Average Recreation Assistant Salary By Location

While a Recreation Assistant can average a salary of $26,736 per year, or $12.85 per hour, there are many opportunities for Recreation Assistants to make more. For example, in Bremerton, WA you might make $34,258 per year. Other high-paying locations include New York, NY, Mesa, AZ and Newport, RI. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Bremerton, WA where the average starting salary is $25,000. The highest paying states for Recreation Assistants include Maine, New York and Washington. Meanwhile, Wyoming, Indiana, and New Mexico offer the lowest salaries.

Average Recreation Assistant Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like National Healthcare and Avalon Health Care Group as they offer the highest salaries for Recreation Assistants.

The largest raises come from changing jobs.

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Recreation Assistant Salary History

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Recreation Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Recreation Assistant can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Recreation Assistant Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Recreation Assistant NF
Recreation Assistant NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$18,783
$18,783
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Lead Lifeguard) NF
Recreation Assistant (Lead Lifeguard) NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$25,044
$25,044
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard), NF
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard), NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$20,870
$20,870
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Community REC)
Recreation Assistant (Community REC)
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$20,870
$20,870
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard/Pool Operator) NF
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard/Pool Operator) NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$37,566
$37,566
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) NF
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$25,044
$25,044
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard), NF
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard), NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$20,870
$20,870
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) NF
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$27,131
$27,131
06/28/2020
Recreation Assistant (Facilities Operator) NF
Recreation Assistant (Facilities Operator) NF
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$29,218
$29,218
06/28/2020
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Recreation Assistant
Recreation Assistant
Recreation Assistant
06/25/2020
06/25/2020
$26,484
$26,484
06/25/2020