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Recreation Workers

Organize or conduct recreation activities in public facilities.

Quick Facts


Well below the statewide median
$18.39 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  16.3%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Gather information in order to provide services to clients.
  • Develop plans for programs or services.
  • Develop treatment plans for patients or clients.
  • Communicate with management or other staff to resolve problems.
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Job Title Examples:

Activities Assistant
Activities Director
Recreation Supervisor

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