Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Columbus, Ohio Salary

The average wage for a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Columbus, Ohio is $26.85 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Home Health/Home Care is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$22.50 - $32.73
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MEDIAN: $26.85
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$40,718 - $70,633  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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Key Stats for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
035
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 11%

Geriatrics
up arrow 8%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 1%

Long Term Care
up arrow 1%

National Average
$55,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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