Educational Therapist Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about educational therapist demographics? We analyzed 442 educational therapists resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Educational Therapist Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as educational therapists. Keep reading to find out what the results for educational therapists were.

Educational Therapist Gender Ratio

Among educational therapists, 67.5% of them are women compared to 23.3% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 67.5%
  • Male, 23.3%
  • Unknown, 9.2%

Educational Therapist Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among educational therapists is White, which makes up 65.9% of all educational therapists. Comparatively, there are 14.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 65.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 14.1%
  • Black or African American, 11.7%
  • Asian, 5.8%
  • Unknown, 2.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.4%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Educational Therapists

The chart below shows that 60.9% of educational therapists speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 13.0% and Japanese is the third-most popular at 8.7%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 60.9%
  • French, 13.0%
  • Japanese, 8.7%
  • Russian, 8.7%
  • Hebrew, 4.3%
  • Other, 4.4%

Educational Therapist Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among educational therapists.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Educational Therapist Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the educational therapist position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Educational Therapist Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of educational therapists changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of educational therapists based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Educational Therapist

By looking over 442 educational therapists resumes, we figured out that the average educational therapist enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 40%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Educational Therapist Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of educational therapist employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of educational therapists is 40+ years old, which represents 45% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Educational Therapists with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, flight surgeon and nutrient management specialist have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Perinatal Nurse3%92%
Therapeutic Dietitian3%94%
Obstetrical Nurse4%92%
Educational Therapist23%68%
Associate Doctor66%23%
Nutrient Management Specialist71%29%
Flight Surgeon78%21%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Flight Surgeon
Nutrient Management Specialist
Associate Doctor
Educational Therapist
Obstetrical Nurse
Therapeutic Dietitian
Perinatal Nurse
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Educational Therapists with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to educational therapists.

Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Consultant Dietitian10.79%
Vascular Neurologist16.45%
Speech And Language Specialist19.27%
Physical Therapy Internship22.56%
Anesthesiologist Assistant-Certified23.61%
Registered Occupational Therapist24.15%
Educational Therapist24.57%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Educational Therapist?

male-income
Male Income
$41,771
female-income
Female Income
$41,739

Educational Therapist Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and Asian women make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$44,676
$43,996
$43,316
$42,635
$41,955
$41,275
$40,595
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Educational Therapist Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
Bachelor's Degree$38,512
Master's Degree$43,961
Doctorate Degree$46,648

Educational Therapist Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$51,892
$49,270
$46,648
$44,025
$41,403
$38,781
$36,158
$33,536
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Educational Therapist Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ educational therapists. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most educational therapists is the health care industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire educational therapists.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Educational Therapist Work In

Employees with the educational therapist job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most educational therapists prefer to work at private companies over education companies.

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Education

Public

Private

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ educational therapists. Those industries include health care, non profits and professional.

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Health Care

Non Profits

Professional

Education

Hospitality

Educational Therapist Jobs