The average salary for an Occupational Therapist (OT) is AU$59,663 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are mental health and Disability Support.

AU$44,989 - AU$78,391
AU$45K
AU$60K
AU$78K
MEDIAN: AU$59,663
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AU$24.94 - AU$45.03
AU$25
AU$33
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$33.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$29KAU$58KAU$87K
Salary
AU$44,989 - AU$78,391  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,544  
Profit Sharing
AU$1,965  
Total Pay (?
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AU$47,587 - AU$84,771  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 258
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$16AU$32AU$48
Hourly Rate
AU$24.94 - AU$45.03  
   
Overtime
AU$32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$32KAU$64KAU$96K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,544  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$1,965  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$47,587 - AU$84,771  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 137
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$62,462

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Key Stats for Occupational Therapist (OT)

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲26%

▲18%

National Average
AU$62,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

mental health
▲24%

Disability Support
▲13%


Pediatrics
▲2%

Elder Care
▼0%

paediatric
▼0%

National Average
AU$62,000

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 91%
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