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Fast Facts for Recreational Therapists in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Scranton, Reading and Allentown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lancaster, Philadelphia and Harrisburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Recreational Therapists in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Allentown and Reading

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More Pennsylvania Recreational Therapy Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Philadelphia
Doctorate
39,296
West Chester
Doctorate
17,005
Slippery Rock
Doctorate
8,854

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Recreational Therapists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Recreational Therapists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Recreational Therapists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Altoona30 $62,470
Lancaster70 $37,080
LebanonN/A N/A
Pittsburgh160 $48,170
Reading50 $48,250
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton90 $52,460
Harrisburg-Carlisle50 $40,910

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