An Occupational Therapy Aide earns an average wage of $12.01 per hour.

$9.14 - $18.55
(Median)
$9
$12
$19
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$9.14 - $18.55  
   
Overtime
$15.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Total Pay (?
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$19,069 - $37,952  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Job Description for Occupational Therapy Aide

Occupational therapy aides usually work under the supervision of an occupational therapist or therapist’s assistant in order to help patients develop or regain the physical skills to maintain a good standard of living or enter or return to the work field. Many patients have physical problems which were caused by accidents or degeneration over time.

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Occupational Therapy Aide Tasks

  • Prepare, clean and maintain work area and maintain inventory of treatment and educational supplies.
  • Under close supervision of an occupational therapist or assistant perform select tasks in preparing the patient, administering treatment therapy and maintaining treatment area.
  • Supervise patients in choosing and completing work details or arts and crafts projects.
  • Observe and document patients' progress, attitudes and behavior and report to supervisor.
  • Perform clerical duties; take inventory, order and stock supplies, answer telephone, take messages and complete forms.

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Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 57%
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