An Occupational Therapist (OT) earns an average salary of AED 169,581 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 58,175 - AED 268,485
AED 58K
AED 170K
AED 270K
MEDIAN: AED 169,581
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50%
90%
AED 0AED 268K
Salary AED 58,175 - AED 268,485
Bonus AED 12,525
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AED 58,723 - AED 267,582
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

Job Description for Occupational Therapist (OT)

An occupational therapist helps people gain better functioning of their bodies so that daily activities can be performed better. The occupational therapist will perform an evaluation of a patient’s abilities. Then goals can be planned, according to the needs and wants of the client and the client’s family. The goals may be modified over time, according to the patient’s progress. It is important to evaluate each patient differently and to provide continuous progress evaluations.

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Occupational Therapist (OT) Tasks

  • Help clients improve decision making, abstract reasoning, memory, sequencing, coordination and perceptual skills using computer programs
  • Consult with rehabilitation team to select activity programs and coordinate with other therapeutic activities
  • Test and evaluate patients' physical and mental abilities and analyze medical data to determine rehabilitation goals for patient.
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patient's chart or computer database.
  • Consult with rehabilitation team to select activity programs and coordinate with other therapeutic activities.

Occupational Therapist (OT) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 170,581

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Occupational Therapist (OT)

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%

Experience Affects Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

▲23%

▲2%

National Average
AED 171,000

▼3%

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 24%