A Mid-Career Senior Occupational Therapist earns an average salary of AU$80,044 per year.

AU$62,157 - AU$95,514
AU$62K
AU$81K
AU$96K
MEDIAN: AU$81,197
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50%
90%
AU$30.20 - AU$89.40
AU$30
AU$39
AU$89
MEDIAN: AU$38.97
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$97K
Salary AU$62,157 - AU$95,514
Bonus AU$2,750
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$64,298 - AU$97,657
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data AU$0AU$89
Hourly Rate AU$30.20 - AU$89.40
Annual Data AU$0AU$97K
Bonus AU$2,750
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$64,298 - AU$97,657
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Job Description for Senior Occupational Therapist

Positions as a senior occupational therapist are available in a wide variety of locations, ranging from government departments to senior living homes. Many of these positions require a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy. Most require relevant experience in a similar environment, in addition to certifications. Most commonly, this includes the National Certification Examination for Registered Occupational Therapists, although requirements vary by position and location.

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Senior 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.

Senior Occupational Therapist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$81,173

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

Key Stats for Senior Occupational Therapist

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 89%