Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Occupational Therapist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$95,990 / yrTotal Pay
$80,551 / yrBase Pay
$15,439 / yrAdditional Pay

$95,990

 / yr
$60K$155K
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The estimated total pay for a Occupational Therapist is $95,990 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $80,551 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $15,439 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Occupational Therapist

Some related job titles are COTA Salaries with median pay of $70,751, Occupational Therapist Assistant Salaries with median pay of $70,789, Occupational Therapy Salaries with median pay of $99,995, Occupational Therapy Assistant Salaries with median pay of $75,206.

Top Paying Companies

For an Occupational Therapist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Occupational Therapist in United States. Employers include eLuma, InterFysio and Compleat Kidz.

1
eLuma
eLuma
$148,426/yr
2
InterFysio
$137,824/yr
7
Gento
$126,269/yr
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Encompass Health
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Occupational TherapistSee 438 salaries from this location

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Top Paying Industries

For an Occupational Therapist in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Occupational Therapist in United States are Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $104,090, Financial Services with a median total pay of $103,686, Information Technology with a median total pay of $100,733, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $99,791, and Media & Communication with a median total pay of $95,634.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$104,090

    13% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$103,686

    12% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$100,733

    10% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$99,791

    9% Higher than other industries

  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$95,634

    5% Higher than other industries

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

Top paying companies in Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology for Occupational Therapist are INCITE REHAB, Paxxon Healthcare Services, and Healthcare Staffing.

INCITE REHABINCITE REHAB$113,479/yr

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Occupational Therapist, PRN

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Occupational Therapist

United States of America

 | <1 year

$62,000

/yr

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<1 year
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Occupational Therapist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Occupational Therapist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$75,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Occupational Therapist pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Occupational Therapist is $80,551 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Occupational Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 18868 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Occupational Therapist employees.

The highest salary for an Occupational Therapist in United States is $126,713 per year.

The lowest salary for an Occupational Therapist in United States is $51,206 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Occupational Therapist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Occupational Therapist.