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Occupational Therapy Director in the United States

How much does a Occupational Therapy Director earn in the United States? The average Occupational Therapy Director salary in the United States is $117,292 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $105,907 and $132,387. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Directs the programs and staff of the occupational therapy department. Sets and implements guidelines for occupational therapy programs. Monitors patient progress and treatment plans. May require an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.

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119705
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    Occupational Therapy Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Master's Degree

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    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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