Occupational therapists are most often employed by the Hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Occupational therapists was $60,777 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Occupational therapists by wage are Gaming managers, Writers & authors, and Web developers.
Occupational therapists are part of the Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations, along with Chiropractors, Dentists, Dietitians & nutritionists, Optometrists, Pharmacists, Physicians & surgeons, Physician assistants, Podiatrists, Occupational therapists, Physical therapists, Radiation therapists, Recreational therapists, Respiratory therapists, Speechlanguage pathologists, Other therapists, including exercise physiologists, Veterinarians, Registered nurses, Nurse anesthetists, Audiologists, Health diagnosing & treating practitioners, all other, Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives, Clinical laboratory technologists & technicians, Dental hygienists, Diagnostic related technologists & technicians, Emergency medical technicians & paramedics, Health practitioner support technologists & technicians, Licensed practical & licensed vocational nurses, Medical records & health information technicians, Opticians, dispensing, Miscellaneous health technologists & technicians, and Other healthcare practitioners & technical Occupations
The top 3 locations that employ the most Occupational therapists are Hanover, Powhatan, Goochland, New Kent, King William & Charles City Counties PUMA, VA, Pima County (Northeast) PUMA, AZ, and Seaside, Monterey, Marina & Pacific Grove Cities PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Occupational therapists are Pima County (Northeast) PUMA, AZ, Hanover, Powhatan, Goochland, New Kent, King William & Charles City Counties PUMA, VA, and Seaside, Monterey, Marina & Pacific Grove Cities PUMA, CA.