Occupational Therapists

Occupational therapists treat injured, ill, or disabled patients through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. They help these patients develop, recover, improve, as well as maintain the skills needed for daily living and working.

$83,200

Median US Salary

Master's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Occupational Therapists

Currently employed

126,050

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

24%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Occupational Therapists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Nevada $97,860

New Jersey $93,530

California $93,380

Oregon $91,030

Texas $90,520

Virginia $90,280

Connecticut $89,530

District of Columbia $89,050

Massachusetts $87,910

Arizona $87,790

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Maxxing your 401k as Occupational Therapists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

22.8%

Per paycheck

$729.60

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $3,200.00
Pre Tax Retirement $729.60
Before Taxes $2,470.40
Taxes $741.12
Take Home $1,729.28

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