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Recreational Therapists

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. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.7%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 71
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $24.13 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $52,580 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not. 
Education Available
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