Recreation Worker Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for recreation workers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of recreation workers among Georgia metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Recreation Workers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,650
25th Percentile Wage
$18,200
50th Percentile Wage
$21,920
75th Percentile Wage
$30,720
90th Percentile Wage
$40,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for recreation workers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $40,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $21,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of recreation workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$21,920
0.23% 9.58%
2016
$21,870
1.28% -
2015
$21,590
7.04% -
2014
$20,070
2.84% -
2013
$19,500
-1.64% -
2012
$19,820
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Recreation Workers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of recreation workers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of recreation workers in state of Georgia ranges from $18,220 to $27,510. The highest paying area for recreation workers in Georgia is Brunswick with a median annual salary of $27,510. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Gainesville (mean annual salary $27,480). The lowest paying area is Athens-Clarke County with a median annual salary of $18,220.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Brunswick
$27,510
Gainesville
$27,480
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$24,280
Macon
$23,930
Savannah
$23,670
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$23,450
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$22,940
Valdosta
$22,020
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$21,750
Warner Robins
$20,270
Albany
$19,780
Dalton
$19,540
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$19,450
Hinesville-Fort Stewart
$19,360
Rome
$18,520
Columbus
$18,420
Athens-Clarke County
$18,220




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