Developmental Therapist Salary

A Developmental Therapist earns an average salary of $39,531 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$29,799 - $54,808
$30K
$41K
$55K
MEDIAN: $40,792
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50%
90%

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$24.57 - $40.24
$38
MEDIAN: $37.77
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$0$83K
Salary $29,799 - $54,808
Total Pay (?
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$30,521 - $83,692
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $37.77
Overtime $10.88
Annual Data $0$83K
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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$30,521 - $83,692
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Developmental Therapist

A developmental therapist typically works in early childhood education and helps children who are facing developmental delays to develop their motor skills and language skills. The therapist must be skilled in working with children that have a diverse range of disabilities; for example, some children may be visually impaired or hard of hearing. The therapist may also help children to be able to interact more positively with others, especially other children.

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Developmental Therapist Tasks

  • Provide developmental intervention in children to assist with skill delays and improvement.
  • Educate and train caregivers to aid them in addressing child's needs.
  • Perform therapy services with focus on play skills and developmental learning.
  • Perform patient evaluations to determine goals and objectives.

Developmental Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Developmental Therapist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Developmental Therapist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲30%

Entry-Level
▲9%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$45,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 50%