Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant

What is the average annual salary for Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant in the United States is $53,882 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant in the United Sates are expected to make less than $53,882.

Source: HR Reported data as of September 2014

Median $53,882
  • 10%$44,473
  • 25%$48,957
  • 75%$59,003
  • 90%$63,666

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Job Description for Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant

Assists an Occupational Therapist with rehabilitative activities for patients who may have developmental, physical and emotional impairments. Prepares equipment for treatment and may perform clerical duties for the department. Requires an associate's degree and passing of a national examination to be a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA). Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A limited degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to an occupational therapist. View Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant job description

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Categories:  Healthcare -- Technicians

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

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