Earnings for Mid-Career Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists come in at around $37.46 per hour on average. Most Mid-Career Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists report high levels of job satisfaction. While some workers in this profession — nearly one in four — do not have any health coverage, a strong majority do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. The vast majority of Mid-Career Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists (87 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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$29.78 - $47.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$50,382 - $85,912  
   
Bonus
$1,526  
Total Pay (?
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$56,795 - $95,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 112
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$29.78 - $47.69  
   
Overtime
$21.45 - $73.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$1,526  
   
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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$56,795 - $95,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 229

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $74,547

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Mid-Career Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists will find that Chicago offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 14 percent. Mid-Career Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists will also find cushy salaries in New York (+13 percent) and Houston (+10 percent). Mid-Career Licensed Registered Occupational Therapists in Lewiston take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 31 percent less than the national average.

Key Stats for Licensed Registered Occupational Therapist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
081
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Licensed Registered Occupational Therapist Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
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Geriatrics
up arrow 4%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
0%

National Average
$75,000

Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)
up arrow 1%

Orthopedics
up arrow 4%

Pediatrics
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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