Occupational Therapist Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Occupational Therapist

What is the average annual salary for Occupational Therapist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Occupational Therapist 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 Occupational Therapist in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Occupational Therapist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Occupational Therapist in the United States is $80,300 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Occupational Therapist in the United Sates are expected to make less than $80,300.

Source: HR Reported data as of November 2014

Median $80,300
  • 10%$67,429
  • 25%$73,563
  • 75%$87,281
  • 90%$93,636

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Job Description for Occupational Therapist

Plans and conducts individualized occupational therapy programs to help patients develop, regain, or maintain their ability to perform daily activities. Teaches patients skills/techniques and how to use adaptive equipment for participating in activities. Studies, evaluates, and records patients' activities and progress. Requires a bachelor's degree and is certified as a occupational therapist. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager. View Occupational Therapist job description

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Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners

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

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