The average salary for an Occupational Therapist (OT) is AU$61,407 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are mental health and Home Health/Home Care.

AU$47,776 - AU$80,252
AU$48K
AU$61K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$61,407
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AU$25.83 - AU$46.86
AU$26
AU$34
AU$47
MEDIAN: AU$33.51
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AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$47,776 - AU$80,252
Bonus AU$250.83 - AU$10,197
Profit Sharing AU$1,986
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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AU$49,559 - AU$87,553
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 360
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$25.83 - AU$46.86
Overtime AU$32.97
Annual Data AU$0AU$87K
Bonus AU$250.83 - AU$10,197
Profit Sharing AU$1,986
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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AU$49,559 - AU$87,553
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 214

Occupational Therapist (OT) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Occupational Therapist (OT)

Pay by Experience for an Occupational Therapist (OT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Occupational Therapist (OT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 406 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Occupational Therapist (OT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$73,000 based on 137 salaries. An experienced Occupational Therapist (OT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$81,000 based on 64 salaries. An Occupational Therapist (OT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 28 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,383

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Key Stats for Occupational Therapist (OT)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

▲28%

▲26%

▲14%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

▲19%



▲2%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼3%

▼5%


▼7%

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 92%