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Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

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Recreational Therapists

Detailed Occupation Description:
Plan, direct, or coordinate medically-approved recreation programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, or other institutions. Activities include sports, trips, dramatics, social activities, and arts and crafts. May assess a patient condition and recommend appropriate recreational activity. Excludes "Recreation Workers" (39-9032).

Skills and additional details about Recreational Therapists

Wage Information for Recreational Therapists, 2016:

Wage Level Statewide
Entry $12.81 $26,650
Average $20.53 $42,700
Experienced $24.39 $50,730

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