The average salary for an Occupational Therapist (OT) is AU$59,663 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 Disability Support.

AU$47,657 - AU$80,625
AU$48K
AU$61K
AU$81K
MEDIAN: AU$61,373
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AU$25.53 - AU$46.50
AU$26
AU$33
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$33.42
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AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$47,657 - AU$80,625
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$49,420 - AU$87,106
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 355
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$25.53 - AU$46.50
Overtime AU$32.00
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$49,420 - AU$87,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 212

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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$60,000 based on 297 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$74,000 based on 81 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$79,000 based on 50 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$81,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,333

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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%
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Experience Affects Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

▲23%

▲15%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Occupational Therapist (OT) Salaries

mental health
▲20%

Disability Support
▲10%


National Average
AU$64,000

Pediatrics
▼1%

Elder Care
▼3%

paediatric
▼3%

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%
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