Developmental Therapist Salary (United States)

A Developmental Therapist earns an average wage of $14.99 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.
Developmental Therapist Total Pay (?
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$25,158 - $78,044
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MEDIAN: $34,986
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Developmental Therapist Total Pay (?
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$7.86 - $51.71
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$25,158 - $78,044  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,575  
Total Pay (?
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$17,672 - $102,061  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$7.86 - $51.71  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,575  
   
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).
)
$17,672 - $102,061  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Job Description for Developmental Therapist

  • Perform patient evaluations to determine goals and objectives.
  • Provide developmental intervention in children to assist with skill delays and improvement.
  • Educate and train caregivers to aid them in addressing child’s needs.
  • Perform therapy services with focus on play skills and developmental learning.

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Experience Affects Developmental Therapist Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$34,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
78%
female alumni
 
Male
22%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 23% employee benefits None: 51%
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