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How much does a Occupational Therapist make?

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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$79,443 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,105 salaries

$57K

Low

$79K

Average

$111K

High

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The national average salary for Occupational Therapist is $79,443 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Occupational Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6105 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Occupational Therapist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Occupational Therapist$79,443 /yr
L3
Senior Occupational Therapist$91,216 /yr
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Tender Touch Rehab Services
3.2

Tender Touch Rehab Services

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $33 - $51
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$33

$51

$33 - $51 Range

Genesis Healthcare
3

Genesis Healthcare

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$44

 /hr
Range: $27 - $53

$27

$53

$27 - $53 Range

Encompass Health
3.5

Encompass Health

Occupational Therapist

$87,731

 /yr
Range: $19K - $123K

$19K

$123K

$19,024 - $122,867 Range

Aegis Therapies
2.7

Aegis Therapies

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$44

 /hr
Range: $31 - $58

$31

$58

$31 - $58 Range

RehabCare
2.9

RehabCare

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $18 - $53

$18

$53

$18 - $53 Range

Kindred Healthcare
3.1

Kindred Healthcare

Occupational Therapist

$77,380

 /yr
Range: $37K - $107K

$37K

$107K

$37,290 - $107,100 Range

Global Multi Media Pro Care
3

Global Multi Media Pro Care

Occupational Therapist

$70,210

 /yr
Range: $59K - $97K

$59K

$97K

$58,642 - $97,417 Range

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The Execu|Search Group
4

The Execu|Search Group

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$43

 /hr
Range: $37 - $47

$37

$47

$37 - $47 Range

Hallmark Rehabilitation
3

Hallmark Rehabilitation

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$50

 /hr
Range: $44 - $57

$44

$57

$44 - $57 Range

Community Rehabilitation Services (Georgia)

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $21 - $43

$21

$43

$21 - $43 Range

Select Rehabilitation
2.7

Select Rehabilitation

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $27 - $63

$27

$63

$27 - $63 Range

AlliedMedix Resources
4.5

AlliedMedix Resources

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $31 - $44

$31

$44

$31 - $44 Range

Integrated Resources
3

Integrated Resources

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $35 - $53

$35

$53

$35 - $53 Range

RCM Technologies
3.5

RCM Technologies

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $33 - $36

$33

$36

$33 - $36 Range

Interface Rehab
3.2

Interface Rehab

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$45

 /hr
Range: $42 - $56

$42

$56

$42 - $56 Range

National Staffing Solutions
4.1

National Staffing Solutions

Occupational Therapist - Monthly

$7,398

 /mo
Range: $5K - $9K

$5K

$9K

$5,401 - $8,921 Range

Avant Healthcare Professionals
3.7

Avant Healthcare Professionals

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $19 - $38

$19

$38

$19 - $38 Range

Brookdale Senior Living
3.1

Brookdale Senior Living

Occupational Therapist

$88,776

 /yr
Range: $61K - $109K

$61K

$109K

$60,638 - $108,592 Range

ProMedica Senior Care
2.9

ProMedica Senior Care

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $29 - $52

$29

$52

$29 - $52 Range

Jackson Therapy Partners
4.2

Jackson Therapy Partners

Occupational Therapist - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $13 - $40

$13

$40

$13 - $40 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Occupational Therapist salaries

The national average salary for an Occupational Therapist is $79,443 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Occupational Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6105 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Occupational Therapist employees.

The highest salary for an Occupational Therapist in United States is $111,189 per year.

The lowest salary for an Occupational Therapist in United States is $56,761 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent occupational therapist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$90,000
per year
An Occupational Therapist in the Albuquerque, NM Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Albuquerque, NM Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$37
hourly
An Occupational Therapy in the Little Rock, AR Area area reported making $37 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Little Rock, AR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$95,000
per year
An Occupational Therapist in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$43
hourly
An Occupational Therapist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $43 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Per Diem
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$34
hourly
An Occupational Therapist in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
An Occupational Therapist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
 
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
$28
hourly
An Occupational Therapist in the Allentown, PA Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Allentown, PA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$35
hourly
An Occupational Therapist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$52
hourly
An Occupational Therapist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $52 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public