The average pay for an Entry-Level Registered Occupational Therapist is AU$59,197 per year.

AU$44,753 - AU$71,028
AU$45K
AU$58K
AU$71K
MEDIAN: AU$57,927
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50%
90%
AU$24.37 - AU$36.86
AU$24
AU$30
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$30.12
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$74K
Salary AU$44,753 - AU$71,028
Bonus AU$11,792
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$47,624 - AU$74,122
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 96
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$24.37 - AU$36.86
Overtime AU$39.53
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$11,792
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$47,624 - AU$74,122
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Registered Occupational Therapist

A registered occupational therapist performs occupational therapy treatments for a variety of clients, from very young children to the elderly to individuals with developmental delays and/or severe injuries. Aside from the actual therapy, registered occupational therapists perform evaluations on sensory motor, neuromuscular, and cognitive activities to determine the level of care needed. They also supervise occupational therapy assistants.

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Registered Occupational Therapist Tasks

  • Test and evaluate patients' physical and mental abilities and analyze medical data to determine rehabilitation goals for patient.
  • 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
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patient's chart or computer database.
  • Select and recommend activities that will help individuals learn work and life-management skills consistent with their needs and capabilities.

Registered Occupational Therapist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,758

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

Key Stats for Registered Occupational Therapist

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
7%

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 90%