Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) Salary

Certified Hand Therapists in the United States are largely women. The group as a whole has a nationwide average of $38.88 per hour for pay. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — one in three lack coverage. On the flip side, the greater part have medical insurance and close to one-half receive dental plans. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$58,649 - $98,597
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$59K
$77K
$99K
MEDIAN: $77,330
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$29.31 - $48.37
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$29
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$48
MEDIAN: $38.00
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$58,649 - $98,597  
   
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$0.00 - $2,980  
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$60,119 - $100,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Hourly Rate
$29.31 - $48.37  
   
Overtime
$34.50 - $65.12  
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$0.00 - $2,980  
   
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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$60,119 - $100,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73
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Job Description for Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)

  • Develop hand therapy treatment plans specific to patient needs.
  • Evaluate and provide treatment for patients needing hand therapy services.
  • Perform static and dynamic splinting treatment.
  • Supervise therapy assistants and aides during therapy sessions.

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Experience Affects Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$80,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 33%
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