Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness

National Occupation Code (NOC): 5254  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness lead and instruct groups and individuals in recreational, sports, fitness or athletic programs. They are employed by community centres, sports and fitness clubs, outdoor centres, resorts, recreational facilities, health care facilities, retirement homes, correctional institutions, government departments, private businesses, tourism associations and similar establishments.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Activities Leader - Seniors
  • Aerobics Instructor
  • Arts And Crafts Instructor
  • Arts And Crafts Leader
  • Arts And Crafts Leader - Sports And Recreation
  • Arts And Leisure Leader
  • Arts And Recreation Leader
  • Athletics Instructor
  • Beach Lifeguard
  • Bowling Instructor
  • Bridge Instructor
  • Bridge Teacher
  • Callisthenics Instructor
  • Camp Co-ordinator
  • Camp Co-ordinator - Sports And Leisure
  • Camp Counsellor
  • Camp Leader
  • Certified Fitness Apraiser
  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Chess Instructor
  • Cultural Activities Leader
  • Day Camp Counsellor - Recreation
  • Day Camp Leader
  • Dressage Instructor
  • Fencing Instructor
  • Fishing Seminar Leader
  • Fitness Appraiser
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Fitness Leader
  • Fitness Leader - Aerobic Fitness
  • Fitness Leader - Aquatic Fitness
  • Fitness Leader - Fitness For Older Adults
  • Fitness Leader - Strength And Conditioning
  • Fitness Supervisor
  • Golf Instructor
  • Gymnastics Instructor
  • Gymnastics Teacher
  • Horseback Riding Instructor
  • Ice-skating Instructor
  • Inline Skating Instructor
  • Judo Instructor
  • Jujitsu Instructor
  • Karate Instructor
  • Leisure Program Leader
  • Life Enrichment Co-ordinator - Recreation And Fitness
  • Lifeguard
  • Martial Arts Instructor
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physical Training Instructor
  • Physical Training Leader
  • Pilates Instructor
  • Playground Leader
  • Playground Worker
  • Pool Co-ordinator - Recreation
  • Pool Lifeguard
  • Professional Golf Instructor
  • Professional Tennis Instructor
  • Recreation Instructor
  • Recreation Leader
  • Recreation Program Leader
  • Recreation Technician
  • Riding Instructor
  • Riding Master
  • Rollerblading Instructor
  • Roller-skating Instructor
  • Search And Rescue Crew Member - Sports And Recreation
  • Skateboarding Instructor
  • Skating Instructor, Ice
  • Ski Instructor
  • Ski Instructor - Sports And Recreation
  • Ski Patrol
  • Ski Patroller
  • Snowboarding Instructor
  • Sports And Leisure Leader
  • Sports And Recreation Leader
  • Sports Instructor
  • Sports Leader
  • Swimming Instructor - Recreation
  • Swimming Instructor - Sports
  • Tai-chi Instructor
  • Tennis Instructor - Recreation
  • Tennis Instructor - Sports
  • Track And Field Instructor
  • Vacation Camp Counsellor
  • Vacation Camp Leader
  • Weightlifting Instructor
  • Windsurfing Instructor
  • Yoga Instructor
  • Aerobics Instructor
  • Camp Counsellor
  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Day Camp Leader
  • Fitness Appraiser
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Gymnastics Teacher
  • Personal Trainer
  • Playground Worker
  • Recreation Program Leader
  • Recreation Technician
  • Riding Instructor
  • Ski Instructor
  • Ski Patrol
  • Swimming Instructor - Sports
  • Lifeguard
  • Search And Rescue Crew Member - Sports And Recreation
  • Ski Patroller
  • Day Camp Councilor
  • Personal Training Sales Professional
  • Camp Counselor
  • Boot Camp Instructor

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness.

Gender Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (54 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness.

$0.00
Lowest Observed
$195,000.00
Highest Observed
$39,000.00
25th Percentile
$53,432.78
Average
$57,525.00
Median
$63,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 0
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 0
Part Time 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 0
Female 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 0
Self Employed 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 0
Unemployed 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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