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GOBankingRates Logo By Lia Sestric of GOBankingRates | Slide 2 of 21: Average Hourly Compensation: $22.31If you’re searching for some of the happiest jobs, recreational therapist is one of them. Recreational therapists coordinate activities that maintain a patient’s cognitive and physical well-being. You get to plan activities such as arts and crafts, music and dance for others’ enjoyment, and ultimately yours too.It’s not one of the jobs that pay the best, although this is certainly not one of the worst paying jobs. The median salary was $46,410 in 2016, according to the most recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).As far as education goes, recreational therapists normally need a bachelor’s degree in recreational therapy or a related field such as recreation and leisure studies.If you’re looking for something a little different, check out these odd jobs that actually pay well.

Recreational Therapist

Average Hourly Compensation: $22.31

If you’re searching for some of the happiest jobs, recreational therapist is one of them. Recreational therapists coordinate activities that maintain a patient’s cognitive and physical well-being. You get to plan activities such as arts and crafts, music and dance for others’ enjoyment, and ultimately yours too.

It’s not one of the jobs that pay the best, although this is certainly not one of the worst paying jobs. The median salary was $46,410 in 2016, according to the most recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

As far as education goes, recreational therapists normally need a bachelor’s degree in recreational therapy or a related field such as recreation and leisure studies.

If you’re looking for something a little different, check out these odd jobs that actually pay well.

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