Occupational therapists are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Occupational therapists was $65,028 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Occupational therapists by wage are Subway, streetcar, & other rail transportation workers, Geological & petroleum technicians, & nuclear technicians, and Computer support specialists.
Occupational therapists are part of the Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations, along with Chiropractors, Dentists, Dietitians & nutritionists, Optometrists, Pharmacists, and 37 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Occupational therapists are Penobscot County PUMA, ME, Orangetown, Clarkstown (South) & Ramapo (Southeast) Towns PUMA, NY, and Montgomery County (South Central) PUMA, PA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Occupational therapists are Orangetown, Clarkstown (South) & Ramapo (Southeast) Towns PUMA, NY, Steuben (North & West), Schuyler & Chemung (North) Counties PUMA, NY, and Penobscot County PUMA, ME.