How much does an Occupational Therapist make in the United States?
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for occupational therapists
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 27.95% since 2018. Occupational Therapists with this skill earn +19.23% more than the average base salary, which is $44.96 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2011||6||increase by 6|
|2012||8783||increase by 146283.33%|
|2013||24049||increase by 173.81%|
|2014||32235||increase by 34.04%|
|2015||32406||increase by 0.53%|
|2016||15955||decrease by 50.77%|
|2017||11679||decrease by 26.80%|
|2018||8370||decrease by 28.33%|
|2019||6031||decrease by 27.95%|
Top companies hiring occupational therapists with the recommended skill
More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
Occupational Therapy License
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68% of Occupational therapists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
Frequently asked questions
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