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Certified occupational therapy assistant salary in United States

How much does a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant make in the United States?

Average base salary

$31.90
Average $31.90
Low $20.98
High $48.48
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a certified occupational therapy assistant is $31.90 per hour in the United States. 5.4k salaries reported, updated at January 27, 2023

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Top companies for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants in United States

  1. Amedisys
    3.1
    2,064 reviews23 salaries reported
    $40.16per hour
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Highest paying cities for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants near United States

  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $42.50 per hour
    69 salaries reported
  2. St. Louis, MO
    $37.98 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $37.89 per hour
    46 salaries reported
  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $34.43 per hour
    102 salaries reported
  2. Jacksonville, FL
    $32.20 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Tucson, AZ
    $30.89 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  1. Columbus, OH
    $29.97 per hour
    16 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $29.46 per hour
    54 salaries reported
  3. Memphis, TN
    $29.43 per hour
    7 salaries reported
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants

Top licenses
Occupational Therapy Assistant License
+27.56%salary

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Most common benefits for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Housing stipend
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

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62% of Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Occupational Therapy Aide

104 job openings

Average $16.72 per hour

Physical Therapist Assistant

13,754 job openings

Average $32.56 per hour

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