How much does a Activity Director make?

Updated Aug 3, 2021

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$39,477 /yr
Average Base Pay

694 salaries

$28K

Low

$39K

Average

$56K

High

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The national average salary for Activity Director is $39,477 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Activity Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 694 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Activity Director employees.

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Sunrise Senior Living
3.2

Sunrise Senior Living

Activity Director

$44,910

 /yr
Range: $41K - $63K
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$41K

$63K

$40,732 - $63,000 Range

Bonaventure Senior Living
3.1

Bonaventure Senior Living

Activity Director

$42,821

 /yr
Range: $31K - $53K

$31K

$53K

$31,448 - $53,266 Range

ProMedica Senior Care
2.9

ProMedica Senior Care

Activity Director

$42,821

 /yr
Range: $27K - $74K

$27K

$74K

$27,189 - $74,154 Range

Brookdale Senior Living
3.1

Brookdale Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $32

$16

$32

$16 - $32 Range

Resort Lifestyle Communities
3.8

Resort Lifestyle Communities

Activity Director

$38,644

 /yr
Range: $38K - $45K

$38K

$45K

$37,599 - $44,877 Range

Pacifica Senior Living
3.9

Pacifica Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $8 - $24

$8

$24

$8 - $24 Range

Oakmont Senior Living
3.3

Oakmont Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $29

$18

$29

$18 - $29 Range

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Atria Senior Living
3.4

Atria Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $18 - $28

$18

$28

$18 - $28 Range

Silverado
3.4

Silverado

Activity Director

$57,443

 /yr
Range: $55K - $63K

$55K

$63K

$54,832 - $62,665 Range

Capital Senior Living
2.9

Capital Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $11 - $18

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

Five Star Senior Living
3

Five Star Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $13 - $21

$13

$21

$13 - $21 Range

Kindred Healthcare
3.2

Kindred Healthcare

Activity Director - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $27

$19

$27

$19 - $27 Range

Life Care Centers of America
3.1

Life Care Centers of America

Activity Director - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $23

$14

$23

$14 - $23 Range

Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
3.2

Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society

Activity Director

$30,288

 /yr
Range: $28K - $34K

$28K

$34K

$28,199 - $34,466 Range

Brightview Senior Living
4.2

Brightview Senior Living

Activity Director

$51,831

 /yr
Range: $41K - $58K

$41K

$58K

$41,398 - $57,814 Range

Marquis Health Services
3.5

Marquis Health Services

Activity Director

$37,599

 /yr
Range: $36K - $55K

$36K

$55K

$35,510 - $55,049 Range

Elmcroft Senior Living
3.2

Elmcroft Senior Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $23

$14

$23

$14 - $23 Range

Carillon Assisted Living
2.2

Carillon Assisted Living

Activity Director

$30,877

 /yr
Range: $29K - $35K

$29K

$35K

$29,032 - $34,906 Range

Aegis Living
3.5

Aegis Living

Activity Director - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $19 - $23

$19

$23

$19 - $23 Range

Trilogy Health Services
4.1

Trilogy Health Services

Activity Director

$50,654

 /yr
Range: $50K - $52K

$50K

$52K

$50,132 - $52,221 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Activity Director salaries

The national average salary for an Activity Director is $39,477 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Activity Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 694 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Activity Director employees.

The highest salary for an Activity Director in United States is $56,126 per year.

The lowest salary for an Activity Director in United States is $27,766 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent activity director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$25
hourly
An Activity Director in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
An Activities Director in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
An Activity Director in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Franchise
$18
hourly
An Activity Director in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
 
Full-time
201 to 500 employees
$40,000
per year
An Activity Director in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$24
hourly
An Activity Director in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
 
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
$40,560
per year
An Activities Director in the Hawaiian Islands Area area reported making $40,560 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Hawaiian Islands Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
An Activities Director in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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