OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$146,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Wausau, WI
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an occupational therapy assistant make?
Occupational Therapy Assistants in the US make on average $76,250 annually or $36.66 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 107,000. The top 10 percent earn over $146,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $39,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Occupational Therapy Assistants are Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies. North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Vermont, and Maine have the highest paying Occupational Therapy Assistant jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 4.0 years.

Average Occupational Therapy Assistant Salary By Company

Occupational Therapy Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Occupational Therapy Assistants are Harris County Department of Education and Ascension Health Inc.. Companies like IU Health and LifePoint Health also pay high salaries to their Occupational Therapy Assistants.

Average Occupational Therapy Assistant Salary By Location

Occupational Therapy Assistants in the United States of America make on average $76,250 a year or $36.66 per hour. The top city when it comes to Occupational Therapy Assistant salaries is Wausau, WI at $137,962 per year. The average starting salary in Wausau, WI for Occupational Therapy Assistants is $82,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Occupational Therapy Assistant salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Vermont, and Maine. The lowest earning states are Oregon, Arizona, California, Nevada, and Florida.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Wausau, WI
$137,962
2
Rochester, MN
$135,933
3
Dover, NH
$124,096
4
Rochester, NY
$120,555
5
Bettendorf, IA
$114,817

RECENTLY ADDED Occupational Therapy Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of North Carolina
Occupational Therapy Assistant
09/30/2019
$36,677
Good Samaritan Society
Occupational Therapy Assistant
09/19/2019
$34,227
Trinity Health
Occupational Therapy Assistant
09/11/2019
$41,135
State of North Carolina
Occupational Therapy Assistant
08/29/2019
$36,677
Occupational Therapy Assistant
08/28/2019
$45,081
University of Toledo
Acute Care Occupational Therapy Assistant
08/21/2019
$38,923
Peacehealth
Occupational Therapy Assistant
08/15/2019
$51,695
State of North Carolina
Occupational Therapy Assistant
08/01/2019
$36,677
Occupational Therapy Assistant
07/20/2019
$41,965
University of Toledo
Acute Care Occupational Therapy Assistant
07/17/2019
$38,923
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